"You can look after that, Petrie," my friend said. "I will

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'Areyoufondofpictures,dear?'inquiredtheoldlady,seeingthatOliverhadfixedhiseyes,mostintently,onaportr 。

'Are you fond of pictures, dear?' inquired the old lady, seeing

that Oliver had fixed his eyes, most intently, on a portrait

which hung against the wall; just opposite his chair.

'I don't quite know, ma'am,' said Oliver, without taking his eyes

from the canvas; 'I have seen so few that I hardly know. What a

beautiful, mild face that lady's is!'

'Ah!' said the old lady, 'painters always make ladies out

prettier than they are, or they wouldn't get any custom, child.

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