|Book 2: Angleworm||Page 71: Door To Door||
The background is white.
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Mrs. Isquith is standing in the middle of a circle of Auxiliary women, including Iris, Cora and Mrs. Kennikin. Other women are shown in silhouette behind her, one wearing an elaborate hat with a feather pointing up. Mrs. Isquith, holding a sheet of paper and wearing a hat with a ribbon on it, a coat with a fur collar and gloves, says "We'll take the block north of Pruitt. Miss Bellweather, Mrs. Loucks, you can work your way *east*, and we'll all meet in front of the Avery building." Iris says "That's quite a long *walk*, Mrs. Isquith, in this weather --" It is snowing heavily, and appears to be blustery and windy.
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Mrs. Isquith replies, "*Hush, child*. I've spent all my winters in Broodhollow, and am prepared to spend many more of them here." Her expression is hard to read, but doesn't seem unkindly.
- Panel 3.
She says "Now let's *go*! We haven't much *time*!" The women disperse in groups of two. They're standing in an open area near several snow-covered buildings, with the forest behind them.
- Panel 4.
Iris, walking side by side with Cora, says "Mrs. Isquith certainly is a *spirited* lady." Cora replies with a smile, "She's a wonderful example to the Auxiliary. She's been with it since she was even younger than *you*, I think."
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Iris says "That must have been a *very* long time..." Her eyes go blank and terrified, and she opens her mouth in dismay, saying "*Oh!* I mean-- I didn't--" Cora laughs, closing her eyes and smiling with a touch of embarrassment, saying "*Ha ha!* Iris, she didn't hear you."
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Cora continues, "Even if she *had*, she'd have *agreed* without a moment's pause!" The two women are shown in silhouette, walking away from Planchett, who is standing several feet behind them. He's wearing a hat and gloves, and he's watching them walk with his hands on his hips. His face is not visible.
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