THE WINDOWsparks but not words. He sat there scowling.He had said nothing, he would have her observe.Let her give him the credit for that! But whyafter all should poor Augustus not ask for anotherplate of soup? He had merely touched Ellen’sarm and said:start HB Pencil with line to “Ellen

“Ellen, please, another plate of soup," andthen Mr. Ramsay scowled like that.

And why not? Mrs. Ramsay demanded.Surely they could let Augustus have his soup ifhe wanted it. He hated people wallowing infood[∧]., /MrRamsayfrownedat her.VW line from insertion to caret. —peter.shillingsburgHe hated everything dragging on forhours like this. But he had controlled himself,Mr. Ramsay would have her observe, disgustingthough the sight was. But why show it so plainly,Mrs. Ramsay demanded (they looked at eachother down the long table sending these questionsand answers across, each knowing exactly whatthe other felt). Everybody could see, Mrs.Ramsay thought. There was Rose gazing at herfather, there was Roger gazing at his father!; /VW The marginal insert is followed by what looks like a period but could be a stray mark. both would be off in spasms of laughter in anothersecond, she knew, and so she said promptly(indeed it was time):

“Light the candles," and they jumped upinstantly and went and fumbled at the sideboard.

Why could he never conceal his feelings?Mrs. Ramsay wondered, and she wondered if149
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