Sailfish was afraid that his bare limbs would offend the ladies. He said as much to Gabriella before they went inside.
Smiling, she took his hand. “Believe me, Clara will be so delighted to see you, she won’t care what you are wearing. She and Grand-mère are the only ones here.”
“Your grandmother’s sensibilities won’t be offended?”
“Grand-mère’s sensibilities are hard to offend. I promise. Come inside.”
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