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On a hint from the other women, and urged by their visitor, Anna brought the letter and read him several closely written pages on the strategic meaning of things. The zest with which he discussed the lines made her newly proud of their source."What! to say. Don't see her to-night?"
"Don't cry, Connie dear," she whispered, though stubborn drops were salting her own lips, "it will make it harder for Steve."
"No," insisted Anna, "it's taken! Here are the other things." She displayed the box.
 "Je me recommandai elle en lui promettant de la faire conno?tre dans toutes les occasions que j'en aurois jamais, si elle m'obtenoit de Dieu ma gurison."Chaumonot, Vie, 46.
"No, your cousin will be there. But to-morrow evening, bif-ore--"The ship was called a Samian, and its deeply-arched bow showed that it was built to contain a large cargo. Although nearly a quarter of a stadium longor about as large as the largest war-vessel of those daysshe was evidently a peaceful trader; for below204 the protecting figure-heada Doris, daughter of Oceanuswith which the curve of the prow was adorned and whose name the ship bore, one would have vainly looked for the weapons peculiar to a ships armament, the projecting iron-shod embolus or beak. On the stern was the statue of the goddess Athene, the familiar Attic sign, which showed that the vessel was an Athenian ship. To strengthen the joining of the planks the hull, from stem to stem, was surrounded with numerous belts of thick ropes which, like the hull itself, were smeared with a mixture of pitch and wax. Along the vessels sides appeared a row of semi-circular air-holes, and through the openings made for the rudders ran the hawsers wound about a capstan. Outside, just below the figure-head, two huge eyes were paintedprobably to indicate that the ship understood how to find her way over the sea.
Silence. From out in the hall the lover sent back a last beseeching look, but no sound reached the hiding of the tense listener whose own heart's beating threatened to reveal her; no sound to say that now Anna had distressfully shaken her head, or that now her tears ran down, or that now in a mingled pain and rapture of confession she nodded--nodded! and yet imploringly waved him away.