They seemed to listen, he on the upper step and she on the lower. I couldn't--and I can't now!" And the poor woman burst into tears. "Well, you know what!" But he didn't move, and he presently produced something that made me drop straight down on the stone slab, as if suddenly to rest. She was dancing towards him and, as she came, her eyes were a little averted and a faint glow was on her cheek.