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she held out her hand to Felix, who kissed it rapturously, and called her, as well
as I could distinguish, his swett Arabian. She did not appear to under stand him,
but smiled. He assisted her to dismount, and, dismissing her guide, conducted
peculiarly happy, and with smiles of delight welcomed his Arabian. Agatha, the
ever-gentle Agatha, kissed the hands of the lovely stranger; and, pointing to her
brother, made signs which appeared to me to mean that he had been sorrowful ...
Arabian retired early. When they separated, Felix kissed the hand of the stranger,
and said, “Good might, sweet Safie.' He sat up much longer, conversing with his
father; and, by the frequent repetition of her name, I conjectured that their lovely ...
“My days were spent in close attention, that I might more speedily master the
language; and I may boast that I improved more rapidly than the Arabian, who
understood very little, and conversed in broken accents, whilst I comprehended
ter should find a favourable opportunity for escape before Felix could return to
Italy, Safie should remain as a boarder at a convent at Leghorn; and then, quitting
the lovely Arabian, he hastened to Paris, and delivered himself up to the ...
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