I had learned that the reverend mother superior was the same over us in the convent as the priest in the confessional and church.
We did not go next day to Benediction at the reverend mother's church.
They are perils,” replied the father, “that should not be told to the pure ears of the reverend mother.
The reverend mother desires me to inform you that it is now the hour for mass—she has herself already entered the chapel.
Such was the representation which sister Claire made to her reverend mother, on the first opportunity.
Will you ask the reverend mother to let me stay with you awhile, dear Euphrasie?
If you desire to fish, I doubt not our reverend mother will make you welcome to our pond yonder.
Euphrosyne had a strong persuasion, all the while, that she should one day tell her reverend mother the whole.
Whatever it be, reverend mother, do we not all, does not every one quake when Madame Ogé comes abroad?
Soon the reverend mother rose discreetly, said good-bye, expressed her thanks for the visit.