"It would be impossible to forget Mrs. Dallam," declared Mrs. kame.
"He's all right this morning," observed Mrs. kame, critically.
But Mrs. kame insisted that Honora should cut in, and the others supported her.
The tortoise (Chinese kwei, Japanese ki or kame) was also a supernatural animal, and its shell was used in divination.
Naturally they thought he was at Mrs. kame's in Banbury, but she hasn't laid eyes on him.
Mrs. kame had proposed herself—again the word "delicately" must be used—for one of Honora's first house-parties.
And the first person she saw descend, after Hugh, was Mrs. kame.
Honora, sick at heart, led Mrs. kame across the garden and through the gate in the wall.
"I'm afraid this first house-party is too much for her," said Mrs. kame.
A form of terrace even more common than the river-made terrace is the kame terrace found along borders of the lowlands.