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ronged the ▓chamber, and a tall manly form stood reve▓rentially and mournfully beside▓ the pallet. “Alas! alas! t▓oo late,—he has gone! his look, ●his voice of kindly blessing—all ●denied

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me! Constance! my beloved●!” The voice aroused her; she starte▓d to her feet, looked shudderingly on the face ▓of the dead, and the

n sinking in● the arms of Vincenzio, wept less● painfully upon his bosom.But, brief as was th●at upward glance, it displayed a face so youthf▓ul, and of such touching loveliness, t▓hat tears should have been strange●rs there; child-like as it was, yet▓ there was something in its sweet● expression which told the threshol●d of life was past; she had looked beyond, and● tasted the magic draught whose first dro●p transforms the being, and infl●uences the whole of after life.Her rich▓ golden hair hung loose and dish●evelled over her pale cheek, and her deep blue ▓beautifully-formed eye was swollen wi●th weeping, yet was she lovely despite of all.▓ But short communion

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was allowed the youth▓ful pair, for the last wish of the dy▓ing warrior had been that his niece should seek● the convent of St.Alice, twe▓nty miles distant, there to remai●n till happier hours dawned for Naples, or sh●e could more securely rejoin her father. “●Yes, better there than lingering here, w▓here Nemours may deem himself privileged to s●eek thee when he lists,” resumed the youn●g Neapolitan when his words of gentle soothi▓ng had had effect, and Constance wa●s comforted.“Sweetest! it shall be but a very ●brief farewell; the thought that t●hou art in safety shall soothe the▓ hours of absence, and thou wi

lt promise to ▓think of me—my own!” “Think of thee!” she▓ repeated, and a smile lit up that sweet face▓, till to say in which it looked more lovely, ●smiles or tears, would have been difficult.“T▓here is no need to make me promise that▓, my Luigi; I could not, if I would, th●ink aught of other save” (her voice faltere●d) “of the kind heart gone!” She pause●d a moment, then added, sorrowfull▓y, “My father, my poor father! I s▓hould wish to join him—yet I cannot.Lui●gi, dearest Luigi, ’tis my turn to chi▓de now, if thou lookest doubtingly and sad; our ●best friend has gone! Oh, we cannot weep too● long for him! yet, canst thou think if Frederi●c knew whom his Constance loved he would▓ still deny her No! no! smile on m●e, love, and trust me, Constance of N●aples will have none other lord▓ but thee.” He did trust her; an●d the brief period left them ▓passed in such sw

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eet, and hopeful converse, tha▓t sorrow itself was soothed, and both● were strengthened for the parting hour. Lui▓gi himself headed the gallant little tro▓op of native warriors, colle●cted to

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convey her with all honour▓ to the convent.He dreaded that Nemours, obtain●ing notice of the intended movement, wo▓uld attempt the capture of the princess by forc●e, and otherwise annoy them; but

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▓to his surprise not a trace of the French▓ army awaited them. Quartered as th▓ey were almost all over Calabria, generally ●presenting their steel fronts as▓ strong lines of defence for th●e

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towns and castles round, this ●desertion appeared extraordinary; partic▓ularly as their aim had been

a, twelve miles to the sout●h of Ruvo, where they were at pr●esent quartered. Night wa▓s falli

ng when Vincenzio returned to Ruvo; but t▓here was still light enough for him to dist●inguish more than usual mi

litary bust●le within the walls; soldiers