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"My lord," returned Skipwith, with a slight smile, "know you so little of Edward as to imagine that no change could pass in his royal mind without the monk being privy to it?"
"Did you administer the sacrament of penance to the incestuous wretch?"
Though the country in general chose to go to the dogs, Reuben had the consolation of seeing a Conservative returned for Rye. He put this down largely to his own exertions, and came home in high good humour from the declaration of the Poll. Mr. Courthope, the successful candidate, had shaken him by the hand, and so had his agent and one or two prominent members of the Club. They had congratulated him on his wonderful energy, and wished him many more years of usefulness to the Conservative cause. He might live to see a wheat-tax yet.
"Wot d'you think of Grandturzel, Mus' Backfield?" someone asked waggishly.
"Woman!" interrupted De Boteler impatiently, "your son has answered for himselfretire."