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Surrender to me peaceably, was the substance of this demand, the province of Silesia, and I will be the ally of your majesty in maintaining your right to the throne, and in defending the integrity of all the rest of your realms. I will exert my influence to have the Grand-duke Francis41 chosen Emperor of Germany, and will also immediately pay one million of dollars into the Austrian treasury.
572 His feet and legs became cold. Death was stealing its way toward the vitals. About nine oclock Wednesday evening a painful cough commenced, with difficulty of breathing, and an ominous rattle in the throat. One of his dogs sat by his bedside, and shivered with cold; the king made a sign for them to throw a quilt over it."Why are you not in bed?" asked the doctor, with a sharpness that Bergan set down to professional anxiety.
"Then," returned Doctor Remy, with equal gravity, "it would be a kindly blastthough it might not seem so, at firstthat should blow you all to some point where your genius could find fuller and freer development. If such an one should ever come to you, I hope you will be able to regard it aswhat Miss Bergan would doubtless call a providence."
"Oh, God! have mercy upon us!" he ejaculated, brokenly,"I have driven my child to suicide!"
"Indeed, I shall not," returned Astra, glad of an opportunity of proving that she was neither so distrustful, nor so curious, as he believed. "Of course, the outside world must wait till mother is informed; she has the right to the first telling. If you have any other reason for keeping the matter secret, I do not seek to know it."Altogether, it was a thoughtful, a refined, and a benevolent countenance, that confronted Bergan; yet not without certain firm lines about the mouth to indicate that its owner could be decided, if he chose, and perhaps severe. While it invited liking, it commanded respect.