Gabriel had glanced up in intense surprise, quelled its expression, and looked down again.
It was impossible to send this letter till the next day; yet to quell her uneasiness by getting it out of her hands, and so, as it were, setting the act in motion at once, she arose to take it to any one of the women who might be in the kitchen.
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The government declared a state of emergency in an attempt to quell political unrest.