Say and Seal, Volume II
Amidst a little group of these people, collected benignly around Faith, Dr. Harrison presently intruded himself. Now Dr. Harrison was a lion, and the smaller animals naturally fell off from him, which was precisely what he expected them to do. The doctor had the field soon clear.
"What have you been doing to yourself?" he said to Faith with the kindly, familiar manner which had grown up between them.
"Taking good care,"--she said, in smiling answer to his question.
"Who took the care? yourself?"
"I thought so."
"Why, Dr. Harrison?"
"Excuse me," said