"And oh, Cecile! nowâ€”now at last can you quite, quite forgive me?" said Joe. He came forward, and knelt at her feet.
"Now, as you ha' a bit of money, I'll get you a better lodging than that," said the kind woman; and she was as good as her word, and took the children to a cousin of her own, who gave them not only a tiny little room, and a bed which seemed most luxurious by contrast, but also a good supper, and all for the sum of sevenpence.
CHAPTER XXVI. LAND OF BEULAH.