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"I know it must be wrong," pursued Cathie, innocently, "if it makes you cry, Mr. Arling.""Well," said the doctor, coldly, "bring me the most signal example of heroism, disinterestedness, charity,what you like,that you can find; and I will point out to you a plain germ of selfishness at the bottom of it."
"Prove it, Allegra," he cried, clasping her waist again before she was aware. "Put me to any test or any trialimpose any duty upon me. Only tell me that if I come through the ordeal you will be my wife.""I am in a hurryI long for those sweet fetters by which your love will hold me. I want to be anchored by my happiness."
Doctor Remy saw the impression that he had made, and proceeded:"Wherefore, if you hear, or have heard, the Major express any intention of making a new will, I need not suggest the propriety of your giving me immediate warning." The form of the sentence was that of an assertion, but the tone was interrogative.
"I don't know; but, for my own part, when I am happy I am never dull."
"It never hurt mine," answered Major Bergan, rather surlily, as if he suspected a covert insinuation in the doctor's words."Eh?" said Mrs. Lyte, wonderingly.
She looked at him thoughtfully."I think I understand you," said Bergan, after a pause, during which he had been trying to reconcile these curious and half conflicting statements with some underlying principles, and finding it, at last, in his own heart, rather than in the doctor's words;"a physician's professional and abstract duty are never at variance, while a lawyer must often be puzzled to decide if he is justified in using his legal skill to save a criminal from merited punishment."