TAILIEUCHUNG - Wives and Daughters ELIZABETH GASKELL CHAPTER 44-p1

Wives and Daughters ELIZABETH GASKELL CHAPTER 44-p1 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 . | Wives and Daughters ELIZABETH GASKELL CHAPTER 44-p1 Molly Gibson To The Rescue It seemed curious enough after the storms of the night to meet in smooth tranquillity at breakfast. Cynthia was pale but she talked as quietly as usual about all manner of indifferent things while Molly sate silent watching and wondering and becoming convinced that Cynthia must have gone through a long experience of concealing her real thoughts and secret troubles before she could have been able to put on such a semblance of composure. Among the letters that came in that morning was one from the London Kirkpatricks but not from Helen Cynthia s own particular correspondent. Her sister wrote to apologize for Helen who was not well she said had had the influenza which had left her very weak and poorly. Let her come down here for change of air said Mr Gibson. The country at this time of the year is better than London excepting when the place is surrounded by trees. Now our house is well drained high up gravel soil and I ll undertake to doctor her for nothing. It would be charming said Mrs Gibson rapidly revolving in her mind the changes necessary in her household economy before receiving a young lady accustomed to such a household as Mr Kirkpatrick s and calculating the consequent inconveniences in her own mind weighing them against the probable advantages even while she spoke. Should not you like it Cynthia and Molly too. You too dear would become acquainted with one of the girls and I have no doubt you would be asked back again which would be so very nice And I should not let her go said Mr Gibson who had acquired an unfortunate facility of reading his wife s thoughts. Dear Helen went on Mrs Gibson I should so like to nurse her we would make your consulting-room into her own private sitting-room my dear. - It is hardly necessary to say that the scales had been weighed down by the inconveniences of having a person behind the scenes for several weeks . For with an invalid so much depends on

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