But she was pleased underneath for all, ‘cause she hates old Kitty Alec and she’s real fond of you. I can see through folks.”
Mary sailed off, excellently well pleased with herself, leaving a rather depressed little group behind her.
“Mary Vance always says something that makes us feel bad when she comes up,” said Una resentfully.
“I wish we’d left her to starve in the old barn,” said Jerry vindictively.
“Oh, that’s wicked, Jerry,” rebuked Una.
“May as well have the game as the name,” retorted unrepentant Jerry. “If people say we’re so bad let’s BE bad.”