The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Bucky O'Connor by William MacLeod Raine:|
the outstanding note of her dress. She was looking her very best,
and no doubt knew it. To Val her dainty freshness seemed to
breathe the sweetness of spring violets.
"Good morning, Miss Mackenzie. Weather like this I'm awful glad I
ain't a mummy," he told her. "The world's mighty full of
beautiful things this glad day."
"Essay on the Appreciation of Nature, by Professor Collins," she
"To be continued in our next," he amended. "Won't you come in and
have a sundae? You look as if you didn't know it, but the rest of
us have discovered it's a right warm morning."