"I thought Mrs. Guthrie Brimston had warned you " "Warned me?" Evadne quietly interposed. "Mrs. Guthrie Brimston brought me a scandalous story which had the effect of making me call on Mrs. Clarence at once. I suppose you have seen this precious Major Lopside's letter?" "Yes," he answered. "And I am sorry you called without consulting me. You really ought to have consulted me.