Oh, everybody likes you better than me, of course, answered Castalia, simply. "But I don't care for that, if you will only like me better than anybody." Who could tell how it got abroad in the town that young Mrs. Errington was in the habit of following her husband about; of watching him, spying on his actions, and examining his private correspondence? Mr. Obadiah Gibbs, who could have told more than any one on the latter head, was not given to talking. Yet the fact oozed out. Do we not find God at once hates and despises sinners; so that even at the hour of death, when their condition is most sad and deplorable, Divine Wisdom adds mockery to the vengeance which consigns them to eternal punishment? 鈥淚n interitu vestro ridebo et subsannabo 鈥?I will laugh at your calamity.鈥?The saints, too, influenced by the same feeling, will join in the derision; for, according to David, when they witness the punishment of the wicked, 鈥渢hey shall fear, and yet laugh at it 鈥?videbunt justi et timebunt, et super eum ridebunt.鈥?And Job says: 鈥淚nnocens subsannabit eos 鈥?The innocent shall laugh at them.鈥? But Algernon's feeling in the matter was by no means the same as Castalia's. He dismissed all her attempts to express her willingness to share his lot for good or ill as matters of no importance. She might find it easy enough. Yes; the chief burthen would not fall on her! And, besides, she did not at all realise what it would be to have to live on the salary of the postmaster of Whitford, and to practise "rigid economy," as my lord phrased it. It was really provoking to see the cool way in which she took it for granted that matters would be mended by their being "acknowledged to be quite, quite poor." "My dear Castalia," he said, with an air of superior tolerance, "you have about as much comprehension of the actual state of the case as a canary-bird." Barbara. Whence our name of Rattle-ton or Rattle-on is said to be derived. 日本阿v网站在线观看 - 在线视频亚洲系列中文字幕 CHAPTER XIV. Algernon, she said with slow deliberation, "I begin to be afraid that the case is worse than I thought."