"I must speak to isy about it," answered James with simplicity.
Sure he felt, that isy would never reveal it, and least of all to her aunt!
isy, indeed, understood little of all this; yet she wept, she knew not why; and it was not for sorrow.
But isy too must share in the disappointment of that vainly shining Sunday morning!
Thus isy and her mistress, for so isy insisted on regarding and calling her, speedily settled into their new relation.
"Jist answer me ae queston, isy, and I'll speir nae mair," said Marion.
But one thing yet rose up for the truth in his miserable heart—his reviving and growing love for isy.
Tak tent what ye say, or mint at sayin, to persuaud him:—isy 'ill be upo ye!
Didn't you ever think, isy, that maybe I might marry you some day?
isy was not only willing, but eager that Mr. and Mrs. Robertson should know everything.