Yes, Nell,’ he added, when they had departed, ’my son is prospective owner of your place, and I should not wish him to die till I was certain of being his successor.
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It would have been great to be able to see some of the paintings up close, but she knew those seats should go to prospective buyers, and the last thing she wanted was for someone to tap her on the shoulder and ask her to move later.