"Well, my dear friend," said Madame d'Aubrion, entering the roomwithout noticing the president, "don't pay any attention to what poorMonsieur d'Aubrion has just said to you; the Duchesse de Chaulieu hasturned his head. I repeat, nothing shall interfere with themarriage--"
"Very good, madame. The three millions which my father owed were paidyesterday."
"In money?" she asked.
"Yes, in full, capital and interest; and I am about to do honor to hismemory--"
"What folly!" exclaimed his mother-in-law. "Who is this?" shewhispered in Grandet's ear, perceiving the president. hair weave online
"My man of business," he answered in a low voice.