I said there were no fixed habitations on it, but I said also that it served sometimes as a harbor for smugglers.
We were speaking of a suitable habitation for the Count of Monte Cristo.
It was easy to discover that the delicate care of a mother, unwilling to part from her son, and yet aware that a young man of the viscount’s age required the full exercise of his liberty, had chosen this habitation for Albert.
"Thanks, monsieur," said Monte Cristo; "I shall content myself with being presented to your sister and her husband, if you will do me the honor to introduce me; but I cannot accept the offer of any one of these gentlemen, since my habitation is already prepared."
It is a charming place, well supplied with spring-water and fine trees; a comfortable habitation, although abandoned for a long time, without reckoning the furniture, which, although old, is yet valuable, now that old things are so much sought after.
Come, I have a habitation prepared for you in which you will soon forget fatigue and cold.
"Monsieur," said the count to Albert, "I do not ask you to accompany me to my house, as I can only show you a habitation fitted up in a hurry, and I have, as you know, a reputation to keep up as regards not being taken by surprise.
"This is a magnificent habitation," said Beauchamp, looking towards the mausoleum; "a summer and winter palace.
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