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Mrs Park. Oh.
Oh, Miss Fox Seton, I didn't see you
I just wanted to say it's my day with
Lady Maria. I'll get the money from her.
She owes me for four weeks.
We'll want flowers in the hall, a
Actually, no. No, we don't need
them. It's an unnecessary expense.
On the subject of expenses, I was...
People will come, music or not.
Oh. Let me organise tea.
My dear, how kind you are!
You met her the last time you were
back from India. Oh, I remember.
She turns her hand to everything.
secretary, a permanent position.
Well, what would she do exactly?
Ah, Miss Fox Seton. How nice to see
How long are you on leave from the
army this time, Lord Walderhurst?
For good, I hope. I'm getting too old
Where's the list for the dinner
The most interesting girl's at the
top. Annabelle Rivers.
I didn't even know you'd met her. I saw a
I saw that too.
She's very fine.
Well, they are a good family.
to them straightaway. I'll go now.
They live in Chelsea.
It's rather a long way.
Oh, Emily doesn't mind.
Do you, dear?
I'd be delighted.
Well? Has she paid you?
No. I don't know what I'm going to
say to Mrs Park.
You've got to ask the old lady
People take advantage of you.
A proper position, as her secretary.
I'd get a steady wage.
You wouldn't have to worry then.
What is it?
Would you live in her house, then?
Mrs Park's selling up.
somewhere together. Selling up?
With the money I make, I won't find
somewhere respectable like this.
Oh, Jane... When does she want us
Soon. That's the thing.
You've got your Lady Maria.
You're all right.
I need two more quail from Lasker's
and Pond's cream from the pharmacy
oh, and as you're there, there's a
prescription to be picked up on my account.
I need it to be delivered to this
It's all right. It's all right.
We have a house in Manhattan, but it
bakes in the summer,
so we go to Newport, Rhode Island.
I'm very sorry.
Dinner is ready, Lady Maria.
Emily, this is Agatha Slade. Agatha's
mother is indisposed,
so you'll take her place at dinner.
My nephew, Lord Walderhurst.
Write yourself one.
Smarten you up.
Miss Rivers, tell me about Rhode
Island at this time of year.
Oh, it's quite beautiful.
Is it? Is it? The weather...
Miss Fox Seton...
Oh, Lord Walderhurst!
I can't bear the American girl.
Please, er... help me change the
Ah. Let me help you.
Are you enjoying the season?
The dresses are fun, and I like some
of the dances,
Sir, I didn't mean you.
Oh, don't worry, Miss Slade. I know
exactly what you meant.
The Slade child's insipid!
She's just... very young.
Unlike the Rivers girl. If you'd sat next to
her at dinner, you might have seen her charm.
I don't like the girl, and I'm not
going to marry her.
Well, one of the others, then. Who
cares who it is?
Thank you for this evening, Aunt.
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