"It is that I happen to have become a partner in a House of business in London, to which Mr. He has not told you?" "Ah!" cried Obenreizer, striking in, filmless. "No. I had not told Miss Marguerite. The world is so small and so monotonous that a surprise is worth having in such a little jog-trot place. It is as he tells you, Miss Marguerite.