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  • One early evening she startled them by screaming, in an intense abdominal pain, and within half an hour she was in a delirium.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She was delirious.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Till dawn Carol was with her, and not all of Bea's groping through the blackness of half-delirious pain was so pitiful to Carol as the way in which Miles silently peered into the room from the top of the narrow stairs.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Bea was altogether delirious but she muttered nothing save, "Olaf—ve have such a good time——" At ten, while Carol was preparing an ice-bag in the kitchen, Miles answered a knock.  (not reviewed by editor)

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