Mahmat took the bangle eagerly and hid it in the folds of his waist-cloth.
"It will be rare some day," said Anne, slipping the bangle on her wrist.
It was certainly the trinket attached to the bangle which he had given Anne.
The sudden return of Denis to help to find the bangle had been the opportunity.
When the bangle was handed in to her she seized it, but not very graciously.