"If we are going to sketch Cooper's Bluff this morning," observed Drusilla to Flavilla, "I think we had better go--quietly--by way of the kitchen garden.
He wrote the prettiest set of verses--To Drusilla in June--just dashed them off while he was watching her sketch Cooper's Bluff from the southwest----" "He is really quite wonderful," added Drusilla, sincerely, "and so generous and helpful when my drawing becomes weak and wobbly----" "Mr. Yates shows Drusilla how to hold her pencil," said Flavilla, becoming warmly earnest in her appreciation of this self-sacrificing young man. "
She looked hard at Drusilla for a moment and then touched the light serenely to her cigarette.
I was in love with your daughter Drusilla before you started the machine; and I love her yet!
"There's no use," said Drusilla at last; "one can draw a landscape from every point of view except looking down hill.