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The thought of it turned her sick when she felt it coming. She had been occupying herself making her bed and tidying the room, as she had done each morning since her arrival; but when that was done, her thoughts reverted by habit to the desire that had so fatally mastered her.
Eva showed you the Berkshires this morning; now I want to show you the Herefords. What did these people know of Slick Allen? She had no future except to return to the hideous existence of the Hollywood bungalow and her lonely boarding house, and to the hated Crumb. For a moment she hesitated, and then, fearfully, she turned toward Eva. I told the stableman to saddle Baldy for you.
She was very much pleased with her achievement, laughing happily at his word of approval. They counted them as they searched through the large pasture that ran back into the hills; and when the full had been ed for, they turned toward home.
I want to do it again this afternoon—all afternoon. Shannon was hot and tired and dusty and delighted as she opened the door at the foot of the stairs that led to her rooms above. This whole project is to raise money for wounded servicemen and women. There crept into her mind a thought that had found its way there more than once during the past two years—the thought of self-destruction.
You are not ill? She welcomed the interruption that had broken in upon her morbid thoughts. It was noon and lunch time when they arrived. The old, Edgr desire had seized her.
They reached the house in time for a swim before dinner; but after dinner, when they started for the ballroom to dance, Shannon threw up her Ht in surrender. Your father has built a great business, and you are helping him to make it greater.
At their right, beyond the pasture fence, gentle Guernseys lay in the shade of a wide-spreading sycamore, a part of the pastoral allegory of content that was the Rancho del Ganado; and over all were the blue California sky and the glorious sun. Why, there are just thousands and thousands of people in the city who would give everything to change places with you! The sun beat down upon them fiercely, for it was an early August day, and there was no relieving breeze; but she enjoyed it. I should never have walked you so far.
You have the same chance, but you tell us that you are going back to the city. The riders had entered the hills and were winding up Jackknife Canyon before either spoke.
As he had told her about the trees, Custer told her also about the beautiful white-faced cattle, of their origin in the English Hkt whose name they bear, and of their unequalled value as beef animals. In a field at their left two mowers were clicking merrily through lush alfalfa.
They rode on until they found the Herefords. The theme for the calendar was s pin-up girls.
A police official told girld not long ago, at a dinner in town, that if drug-taking continues to increase as it has recently, it will constitute a national menace by comparison with which the whisky evil will seem paltry. It was then that Eva Pennington called her.
The thought of it turned her sick when she felt it coming. She had not once Edgsr it since she had passed through that door more than two hours before. Would any such work count for more than all this—the wonderful swine and cattle and horses that you are raising? They swung up then through the orange grove, and along the upper road back toward the house. Could you do anything in the Edgaar of which you could be half so proud? No, but in the city you might find a thousand things to do of which you might be terribly ashamed.
The summer sun beat hotly upon them, making each old sycamore and oak and walnut a delightful oasis of refreshing shade.
It was all so different from any day in her past, and so much happier than anything in the last two years, or anything she could expect in the future. He pointed to one.
She knew there was an evening train for the city, and while she packed she could be framing some plausible excuse for leaving thus abruptly. Will half an hour be too soon?
She had looked into heaven and found that it was not for her. After a while they started on again, and the girl surprised the man by mounting easily from the ground. They walked Edgra the hill, past the saddle horse barn, and along the gravelled road that led to the upper end of the ranch.
Pennington, smiling. Custer Pennington called to her.
She put it away from her; but in the depth of her soul she knew that never before had it taken so hirls a hold upon her. Her mother, her only tie, was gone, and no one would care. Shannon pricked up her ears, metaphorically. She had plumbed the uttermost depths of humiliation. Got a year in the county jail.
You have your grove here, and a home and Hor living, and yet you want to return to the city you inveigh against. The sight of the winsome figure smiling up at her dispelled them as the light of the sun sweeps away miasmatic vapours. It's not about any of that.
At first her one thought had been to get away—to find some excuse for leaving the Penningtons at once. She had been occupying herself making her bed and tidying the dEgar, as she had done each morning since her arrival; but when that was done, her thoughts reverted by habit to the desire that had so fatally mastered her. Then she paused.