By Vincent O'Sullivan; Aubrey Beardsley
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It's so long since I've seen you, that I didn't know you at first. And, how you've changed! " he went on, and could not help a glance at Rupert's shabby dress; for he was quite ignoble. " 29 THE BARGAIN OF RUPE RT ORANGE. And in he went, with Rupert at his heels, leaving the fat clerk at gaze. " Above all, h e was listening to an appalling variety of apologetic lies. To the average man who said: "We didn 't know when on earth you were coming back from Europe, my dear fellow; how did you like it over there?