His sister, the abbess Kunigunde, was keeping the door of the convent open.
Where the abbess of Agreda wanders, he alone remains vigorous and clear.
This interruption was welcome to the abbess; she had as yet found no answer to her niece's startling objection.
May he speak with any of the sisters other than the abbess, on matters of faith?
And after that the abbess had him instructed, and he left the life in the world for the religious life.
The abbess gave any necessary orders to the monks through a window.
The abbess laid her hands upon the bowed young head, and kept them so in silence until the storm of grief had passed.
Meanwhile abbess Emma and her Sisterhood had to go whither they could.
He took the hand of the abbess, and she led the way, mechanically, to the door of an inner room.
The abbess will have the gate open to the Government-house alley.