This glance — remember I was young on that day — had been enough to set me
wondering what they were thinking of me ; what they could have seen of me . "
But there he is — your Senor Ramon , " she said to her father , as if she were ...
Carlos was dark , and of a grace to set Ralph as much in the shade as Ralph
himself set me ; and Carlos had seen a deal more of the world than Ralph . He
had a foreign sense of humor that made him forever ready to sacrifice his
The silent flittings of lights that I had just seen , the answering signals from the
luggers far out to sea , the enforced sleep of the towns and countryside whilst his
plans were working out at night , had impressed me with a sense of awe . And his
He himself had never been in Cuba or seen his uncle ; but he had , as I have
indicated , ruined himself in one way or another in Spain , and it had come as a
God - send to him when his uncle had sent Tomas Castro to bring him to Cuba ,
... Veronica ' s , bright golden , and a face like that of a certain keeper ' s daughter
. Carlos , however , knew nothing about his cousin ; he cared little more , as far as
I could tell . " What can she be to me since I have seen your . 28 ROMANCE.
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