TEN YEARS AFTER ALEXANDRE DUMAS CHAPTER 24 Đây là một tác phẩm anh ngữ nổi tiếng với những từ vựng nâng cao chuyên ngành văn chương. Nhằm giúp các bạn yêu thich tiếng anh luyện tập và củng cố thêm kỹ năng đọc tiếng anh . | TEN YEARS AFTER ALEXANDRE DUMAS CHAPTER 24 The Breakfast at Monsieur de Baisemeaux s. Aramis was generally temperate but on this occasion while taking every care of his constitution he did ample justice to Baisemeaux s breakfast which in all respects was most excellent. The latter on his side was animated with the wildest gayety the sight of the five thousand pistoles which he glanced at from time to time seemed to open his heart. Every now and then he looked at Aramis with an expression of the deepest gratitude while the latter leaning back in his chair took a few sips of wine from his glass with the air of a connoisseur. Let me never hear any ill words against the fare of the Bastile said he half closing his eyes happy are the prisoners who can get only half a bottle of such Burgundy every day. All those at fifteen francs drink it said Baisemeaux. It is very old Volnay. Does that poor student Seldon drink such good wine Oh no I thought I heard you say he was boarded at fifteen francs. He no indeed a man who makes districts - distichs I mean - at fifteen francs No no it is his neighbor who is at fifteen francs. Which neighbor The other second Bertaudiere. Excuse me my dear governor but you speak a language which requires quite an apprenticeship to understand. Very true said the governor. Allow me to explain second Bertaudiere is the person who occupies the second floor of the tower of the Bertaudiere. So that Bertaudiere is the name of one of the towers of the Bastile The fact is I think I recollect hearing that each tower has a name of its own. Whereabouts is the one you are speaking of Look said Baisemeaux going to the window. It is that tower to the left - the second one. Is the prisoner at fifteen francs there Yes. Since when Seven or eight years nearly. What do you mean by nearly Do you not know the dates more precisely It was not in my time M. d Herblay. But I should have thought that Louviere or Tremblay would have told you. The secrets of the Bastile are .