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"This evening?" asked Milady, roused from her reverie by these words. "What do you mean? Do you expect news from him?"
"I expect himself."
"Himself? D'Artagnan here?"
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"Ah, you fancy so! But is there anything impossible for my D'Artagnan, the noble and loyal gentleman?"
"Oh, I cannot believe you!"
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"Yes, that's it, no doubt!" said Milady, returning the letter to Mme. Bonacieux, and letting her head sink pensively upon her bosom.
At that moment they heard the gallop of a horse.
"Oh!" cried Mme. Bonacieux, darting to the window, "can it be he?"
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"He, he!" murmured she; "can it be he?" And she remained in bed with her eyes fixed.