The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Bunner Sisters by Edith Wharton:|
happened; but the new habit of reticence checked her question.
She had not long to wait. "Oh, Ann Eliza, on'y to think what
he says--" (the pronoun stood exclusively for Mr. Ramy). "I
declare I'm so upset I thought the people in the Square would
notice me. Don't I look queer? He wants to get married right
off--this very next week."
"Yes. So's we can move out to St. Louis right away."
"Him and you--move out to St. Louis?"
"Well, I don't know as it would be natural for him to want to
go out there without me," Evelina simpered. "But it's all so