Part 2, September 4-6 Summary
Stark sends a night letter to Ashton explaining that all the thinking she did simply means that she is in love with Dawsey Adams. He wonders if Ashton is surprised; he is not. He just wonders why it has taken her so long to realize it. He has always heard that sea air is supposed to clear one’s head, but it has not seemed to work for her. Stark wants to come see her and the Wilde letters; he will not be able to come until the thirteenth, and he wonders if that will suit her. Ashton sends a telegram to Stark the next day telling him that he is insufferable, especially when he is right. She will love seeing him on the thirteenth.
Pribby writes to Stark, telling him it is about time he is coming to see her Granny...
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