Tai-yue had not， it is true， made her acquaintance before， but she had heard her mother mention that her eldest maternal uncle Chia She's son， Chia Lien， had married the niece of Madame Wang， her second brother's wife， a girl who had， from her infancy， purposely been nurtured to supply the place of a son， and to whom the school name of Wang Hsi-feng had been given.
Tai-yue lost no time in returning her smile and saluting her with all propriety， addressing her as my sister-in-law. This Hsi-feng laid hold of Tai-yue's hand， and minutely scrutinised her， for a while， from head to foot； after which she led her back next to dowager lady Chia， where they both took a seat.
"If really there be a being of such beauty in the world，" she consequently observed with a smile， "I may well consider as having set eyes upon it to-day！ Besides， in the air of her whole person， she doesn't in fact look like your granddaughter-in-law， our worthy ancestor， but in every way like your ladyship's own kindred- granddaughter！ It's no wonder then that your venerable ladyship should have， day after day， had her unforgotten， even for a second， in your lips and heart. It's a pity， however， that this cousin of mine should have such a hard lot！ How did it happen that our aunt died at such an early period？" double dong
As she uttered these words， she hastily took her handkerchief and wiped the tears from her eyes.
"I've only just recovered from a fit of crying，" dowager lady Chia observed， as she smiled， "and have you again come to start me？ Your cousin has only now arrived from a distant journey， and she is so delicate to boot！ Besides， we have a few minutes back succeeded in coaxing her to restrain her sobs， so drop at once making any allusion to your former remarks！" women using vibrators
This Hsi-feng， upon hearing these words， lost no time in converting her sorrow into joy.
"Quite right，" she remarked. "But at the sight of my cousin， my whole heart was absorbed in her， and I felt happy， and yet wounded at heart： but having disregarded my venerable ancestor's presence， I deserve to be beaten， I do indeed！"