The rest seemed somehow smothered and she could not catch the words.
She had a curious and not unpleasant feeling that last night she had settled her whole life. She was like someone who had been standing at the cross-roads awaiting an indication which turning to take. Last night she had taken what she was sure was the right turning. Now the road of her life seemed to stretch before her like a glorious golden riband.The rest seemed somehow smothered and she could not catch the words.