J 6 Floiver and Weed.
'Why degraded, Many? Only poor and friendless and
hungry. 1 don't see ai./ degradation in that. Think of
Him who knew not where to lay His head.'
This was attacking Jane Marjorum on her weakest and
best side, for she was honestly religious.
' If I thought the girl were only poor, I would not object to
your helping her,'she said; 'but I fear she belongs to the
' But why, dear ? '
' She looks like it,' replied Miss Marjorum, not wishing to
She had made up her mind that the girl was too pretty to