Raymonde had just escaped for a few minutes from the refectory, where she was on duty.
He would return to the refectory, as if relieved of some great crime.
The bell rang for supper, and they went down to the refectory.
Then the bell rang for breakfast, and he went down to the refectory.
But if his reception in the refectory was chilling, his welcome in the courtyard was ...