On the night of the elopement the two children met at the minister's house.
Of course if they thought it an elopement, they might not take that trouble.
Don't you think an elopement is perfectly splendid—so romantic and all that?
It was the old story—an elopement, a grand row, and then all was forgiven.
I suppose she was always like that; even in the very hour of elopement ...