The patroness of the ex-convict received this assurance indignantly.
"You're wise not to lie I to me," her patroness remarked with just a suspicion of satisfaction.
Thence he went to Veere, but found no opportunity to talk to his patroness.
But Pamela was immovable, and, accordingly, had never seen her patroness since.
Tofte tells his patroness that most of his ‘toys’ ‘were ...