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- "April 2, 19—
- "The spring has affected a certain youth of Shrewsbury who comes out to New
- Moon occasionally. He is not a suitor of whom the House of Murray approves.
- Nor, which is more important, one of whom E. B. Starr approves. Aunt Elizabeth
- was very grim because I went to a concert with him. She was sitting up when I
- came home.
- "'You see I haven't eloped, Aunt Elizabeth,' I said. 'I promise you I won't.
- If I ever want to marry any one I'll tell you so and marry him in spite of
- your teeth.'
- "I don't know whether Aunt Elizabeth went to bed with an easier mind or not.
- Mother eloped—thank goodness!—and Aunt Elizabeth is a firm believer in