Prosper observed that she gazed admiringly at M. Verduret all the while he was eating his supper. "You will not see me to-morrow," said M. Verduret to Prosper, when he had risen to leave the room; "but I will be here about this time to-morrow night. Perhaps I shall discover what I am seeking at MM. Jandidier's ball." Prosper was dumb with astonishment.