She dared not let herself cry as hard as she wanted to, for two reasons.She was afraid that crying might bring on another attack of that pain around the heart.
Valancy had lived spiritually in the Blue Castle ever since she could remember.
She had been a very tiny child when she found herself possessed of it.
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She was twenty-nine, lonely, undesired, ill-favoured--the only homely girl in a handsome clan, with no past and no future.