The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Camille by Alexandre Dumas:|
silence; in the last he allowed me to see that he had heard of my
change of life, and informed me that he was about to come and see
I have always had a great respect and a sincere affection for my
father. I replied that I had been travelling for a short time,
and begged him to let me know beforehand what day he would
arrive, so that I could be there to meet him.
I gave my servant my address in the country, telling him to bring
me the first letter that came with the postmark of C., then I
returned to Bougival.
Marguerite was waiting for me at the garden gate. She looked at