She turned into their charming eyes toward myself sadly

We create however, to successfully pass you-in order to fly-never to get back!

If you will I’m able to just look in the this lady within the bewildered scary. Far from accepting me personally, she seemed to be immersed within the a great nymph-including contemplation from her very own graces from the pond. I quickly named “Consuelo!” and you may galloped anxiously in the spring season. However, you will find zero effect, neither try there anything to get noticed however the all-unconscious Chu Chu. The newest pond, thank Eden! wasn’t strong enough to possess sunken anybody; there had been no signs of difficult towards the its quaggy edges. The latest pony have come from a radius! We galloped into, still calling. A couple of hundred meters further I imagined the vibrant shine off Chu Chu’s bright red saddle-blanket, on brush near the path. My personal cardio soared-I found myself for the track. We entitled once more; this time around a weak answer, when you look at the designs We realized also better, originated in the field with me!

Consuelo was here! reclining at the side of a beneficial manzanita plant hence processed this lady on the roadway, in what strike me personally, also at this best moment, just like the a great judicious and you may picturesquely selected couch of scented Indian lawn and deceased tussocks. Astonished whenever i is at her apparent helplessness, I remember being content into the fact that they offered thus nothing indication of violent use otherwise emergency.

“Absolutely nothing. You are here, Pancho-eet is enofe! Exactly what should already been just after thees-whenever i in the morning perhaps gone among the many grave-build nothing! You’re here-I’m happier. To have a little, perhaps-not mooch.”

The new velvet hat using its testicle of scarlet deluxe are placed carefully out; their charming bluish-black colored tresses employed its rigid rings undisheveled, the woman eyes have been luminous and you will delicate

“However,,” I proceeded seriously, “was just about it an accident? Have been you tossed? Was just about it Chu Chu?”-getting in some way, notwithstanding the girl languid posture and voice, I could perhaps not, in my concerns, faith the girl undoubtedly hurt.

“Defeat perhaps not the indegent beast, Pancho. It is not regarding the lady happens thees procedure. She has actually generate little-believe me! I have come across their assignation having Skip Essmith! We have tell Chu Chu, ‘Fly!’ We travel of a lot kilometers. Both with her, either not mooch! Sometimes on the saddle, both toward neck! Numerous things remain in the trail; in the bottom, I myself remain! I’ve say, ‘Bravery, Pancho can come!’ Then i say, ‘No, he or she is talk to Miss Essmith!’ From the not more. I’ve slide here to escort services in Corona your hand. Eet try feenish!”

We looked at their distractedly. She smiled tenderly, and a little smoothed off and rearranged a fold from her gown to fund this lady sensitive and painful nothing boot.

“However,,” We protested, “you aren’t far harm, dearest. You have got damaged zero bones. Maybe,” We added, looking at the footwear, “only a slight sprain. I would ike to carry one to my horse; I can walk at the side of your, family. Manage, dearest Consita!”

“You understand perhaps not, my personal bad Pancho! This isn’t of one’s ft, the fresh foot, brand new arm, or even the lead that we can tell, ‘She’s broke!’ I might it have been having said that. But”-she brought up her sweet eyelashes slower-“You will find derrange my personal to the. It’s an affair off my family. My parent features immediately following toomble along side bull from the an effective rodeo. The guy speak no more; he is dead. Having why? He has derrange their inside. Believe me, it is of the household members. You already know? This new Saltellos are not given that other peoples for it. As i was went, you’ll give myself the newest berry to enhance abreast of my tomb, Pancho; the fresh new berry you really have picked personally. The little flower can come as well, the small celebrity commonly are available, however, Consuelo, just who lofe you, she will already been not more! While you are happy and you can chat from the path to the fresh new Essmith, you will not think of myself. You would not discover my personal vision, Pancho; thees little lawn”-she ran the girl plump nothing fingers as a consequence of an excellent tussock-“often mask her or him; and quick pet regarding black coats one lif here are certain to get far sorrow-but you will perhaps not. They ees most readily useful so! Dad doesn’t that i, an effective Catholique, is always to p-meeting, and lif in the a good tent, while making howl such as the coyote.” (It was one of Consuelo’s confusing opinions there was only one sorts of dissent-Methodism!) “He’s going to not too I will wed a guy that have perhaps not the many ponies, ox, and you will cow, such your. But I care perhaps not. You’re my personal only religion, Pancho! I’ve enofe of your own pony, and you may ox, and you may cow if you’re with me! Kiss-me, Pancho. Possibly it’s for the last time-the feenish! You never know?”