Once in after years I saw her again when she expected before long to become the mother-superior of her convent.
The words were few; the mother-superior's manner a little curt in speaking them.
The mother-superior shook her head, and the rosy Sister was silent.
The mother-superior started, for she also had had a strange dream.
Upon the great brows of the mother-superior sat the majesty of coming tempest.
He reined up now, saluting the mother-superior with marked respect.
The honorary secretary of Germany entered, preceded by three cripples and a mother-superior.
It had seemed to him that the mother-superior hesitated to broach the subject.
That point is where the convent purse rattles thinly and the mother-superior must face hunger.
The mother-superior glanced at the nun who was ironing, and then at the figure on the stool.