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Page 254 - If your mother, or mine, were only here," said Sally; "they've been about the world, and can talk with anybody." • ••ii Sally received them in the front room, with the baby in her arms, with some trepidation, which was immediately dispelled by the merchant's wife, who took the baby in her arms, who, in blissful ignorance of the distinctions of life, began playing with her gold-bowed spectacles. The old merchant then took her by the hand, told her that he had known her father well; that he respected...