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The marriage was to be at Christmas time and Theodosia was plunged into a whirl of preparations.
Lady Bodrean did not approve. I heard her arguing with Sir Ralph about it. I hurried off to my own room but Jane reported afterwards, and I quite unashamedly listened to her account which I suppose was as bad as eavesdropping myself.
"My word," said Jane, "did the fur fly! They seem to think he's not good enough for our heiress.
did the fur fly??