Chapter 19 Summary

Unbeknownst to Anne, Captain Wentworth has arrived in Bath. While Anne is out shopping one day with her sister, Mrs. Clay, and Mr. Elliot, it begins to rain. The four of them step quickly into a store to wait for the rain to stop. While Anne is standing at the window, she sees Captain Wentworth coming down the street. She makes an excuse to go check on the storm. She meets Captain Wentworth at the door. He is with a group of gentlemen and ladies. Anne and Wentworth are unable to say much to one another, but Anne notices that he is much more uneasy upon seeing her than he was at Uppercross. Anne looks as if she is about to leave, so Wentworth insists that she either take his new umbrella or allow him to call a carriage for her. Anne...

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