The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy:|
"By George -- 'tis she." he continued. "I must go
on and meet her."
"She -- who?"
"Bathsheba -- out alone at this time o' night!" said
Boldwood in amazement, and starting up." Why must
you meet her?"
"She was expecting me to-night -- and I must now
speak to her, and wish her good-bye, according to your
"I don't see the necessity of speaking."
Far From the Madding Crowd