The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Case of The Lamp That Went Out by Grace Isabel Colbron and Augusta Groner:|
about it - and then in the evening to our surprise she suddenly began
a great rummaging in the first story."
"Is that where she lives ?"
"Oh, no; her room is in the wing out towards the garden. The rooms
on the first floor all belong to the master and mistress. This
morning we found out that Mrs. Bernauer's cleaning up of the evening
before had been done because she remembered that the master wanted
to take some papers with him but couldn't find them and had asked
her to look for them and send them right on."
"Well, I shouldn't call that a sign of any particular nervousness,
but rather an evidence of Mrs. Bernaner's devotion to her duty."