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英会話無料教材・エドガーの見舞い
 エドガーが帰宅した。一日中いなくて、寂しかったとキャシー。エドガーも昼間合ったヒンドリーに、まだ何ヵ月もよくならないと、嘘を言ってキャシーを引き止めたと思っている。

 
ISABELLA "Two days and the young pursues..."
CATHY Hello,Edgar.
EDGAR Hello,Isabella,how's our invalid?
ISABELLA Much better,I think.
EDGAR Let me have a look at her.
CATHY Where've you been all day? I've missed you.
EDGAR Oh,this time of year, every one of our tenants has something to complain about. For the last hour, I have been arguing with old Swidon whether or not we'd build him a new pig sty.
CATHY Yes?
EDGAR He decided we should. I saw Hindley in the village this afternoon.
CATHY Oh.
EDGAR Wanted to know when you'd be coming home. I am afraid I wasn't very truthful. I told him Dr. Kenneth said it would be months and months.
ISABELLA Oh,give me that.It's time for her medicine. Now, what did Dr. Kenneth say? Twenty lumps of sugar in a glass of...No,that isn't right. Oh,we11, I'll go and ask Ellen.
EDGAR Yes,go and ask Ellen.

 ・pursue:追求し続ける, 追い求める。
 ・invalid:病弱者, 病人。
 ・tenant:借地[小作, 借家]人。
 ・argue:論じる, 論争する, 言い争う。
 ・truthful:うそを言わない, 正直な。