As I naturally speculated on the object of these visits, and as I always associated something ludicrous with the visitor, it fell out that in laughing about Mr. Guppy I told my guardian of his old proposal and his subsequent retraction.
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Her guess was proven right by subsequent developments.
The results of the initial investigation were unclear, but a subsequent investigation concluded that she used good judgment.