She signalled to that official, and in a moment, with the ease that seemed to attend the fulfilment of all her wishes, a little table had been set up between the seats, and she had helped Mr. Gryce to bestow his encumbering properties beneath it.
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bestow blessings upon the marriage
In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.