Excerpt from Brother Jacques
Come, she said, let us examine together the peo ple who come into this salon; I will wager that I can guess their dispositions, their humor, by the way in which they enter. - See that tall lady passing through the crowd, not deigning to notice anybody with even so much as a nod! Now she is sitting down in front of the fireplace, she places her feet upon the screen, and installs herself in the best place, without looking to see whether she is in the way of the people behind her or not. What do you think of that woman?
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