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wise man wishing to know another always attends him when he is in narrative. The reader may be familiar with the principle, and a believer in it; for his better satisfaction, therefore, a portion of the Prince’s conversation with Uel over the tea-table the night of his arrival in Constantinople shall be reported nearly as possible in his own words. It will be found helpful to the story as well as an expose of character.
“I said in my letter, as thou mayst remember, O son of Jahdai”–the voice of the speaker was low, but earnest, and admirably in harmony with the sentiment, “that I hoped thou wouldst allow me to relate myself to thee as father to son. nike air max 90 sale Thou hast not forgotten it, I am sure.”
“I recall it distinctly,” Uel answered, respectfully.
“Thou wilt remember not less clearly then that I added the words, ‘in all things a help, in nothing a burden.'”
Uel assented.
“The addition I thought of great importance,” the Prince continued; “for it was very desirable that thou shouldst not imagine me nike air max 90 coming to sit down upon thee, and in idleness fatten upon the fruits of thy industry. As something of even greater importance, thou shouldst know now, at this earliest moment of our intercourse, that I am abundantly able from what I have of goods and treasure to keep any condition I may choose to assume. Indeed thou shouldst not be too much astonished did I practise the style and manner of the nobles who are pr nike air max sale ivileged in the palaces of thy Caesar. At home I shall be as thou seest me now, thy friend of simplest habits, because my tastes really incline to them; when I go abroad, the officials of the Church and State whom I chance to encounter shall be challenged to comparison of appearance, and be piqued to inquire about me. Then when the city observes thou art intimate with me, the demand for thy wares will increase; thou mayst even be put to stress to keep apace with it. In speaking thus, I trust thy natural shrewdness, sharpened as it must have become by much dealing as a merchant.”
He paused here to give his cup to Syama for replenishment; whereupon Uel said: “I have followed thy discourse with interest, and I hope with understanding; yet I am conscious of a disadvantage. I do not know thy name, nor if thou hast a title.”
” nike air max Yes, and thou mightest have set down in the table of defaults,” the Wanderer began pleasantly in reply, but broke off to receive the cup smoking hot from the servant, and say–“Thanks, Syama. I see thy hand hath not lost its deftness; neither has the green leaf suffered from its long journey over the sea.”
Uel noticed with what intentness Syama watched the master’s lips while he was speaking, and the gratification that beamed from his face in answer to the compliment; and he thought, “Verily this must be a good man to be so b nike air max 95 eloved by his dependents.”
“I was saying, O son of Jahdai, that thou mightest have set down the other points of information equally necessary to our intercourse–Whence I come? And why? And I will not leave thee in the dark respecting them. Only let me caution thee–It is not required that the publi c should be taken into our confidence. I have seen a flower good to look upon, but viscous, and with a scent irresistible to insects. That flower represents the world; and what is the folly of its victims but the madness of men who yield themselves with too easy faith to the seductions of the world? Nay cheap nike air max , my son–observe thou the term–I use it to begin the relationship I seek–observe also I begin the relationship by confidences which were unwisely given without the injunction that they are intended to be put away in thy inner-conscience. Tell me if I am understood.”
The question was emphasized by a look whose magnetism thrilled Uel’s every nerve.
“I believe I understand cheap nike air max you,” he replied.
Then, as if the Prince knew the effect he had wrought, and that it relieved him from danger of betrayal, he returned to his former e nike air max 1 asy manner.
“And yet, as thou shalt see, my son, the confidences are not crimes–But thy cup is empty, and Syama waiting for it.”
“The drink is new to me,” Uel replied, yielding to the invitation.
“New? And wilt thou not also say it is better than wine? The world of which we are talking, will one day take up the admission, and be happier of it.”
Turning then to serious matter:
“Afterwhile,” he said, “thou wilt be importuned by the curious to know who I am, and thou shouldst be able to answer according to the fact–He is a Prince of India. The vulgar will be satisfied with the reply. Others will com nike air max sale e demanding more. Refer them to me. As to thyself, O son of Jahdai, call me as I have instructed thee to speak of me–call me Prince. At the same time I would have thee know that on my eighth day I was carried into a temple an nike air max classic d registered a son of a son of Jerusalem. The title I give thee for my designation did not ennoble me. The birthright of a circumcised heritor under the covenant with Israel is superior to every purely human dignity whatever its derivation.”
“In other words, O Prince, thou art”–Uel hesitated.
“A Jew!” the other answered promptly–“A Jew, as thy father was–as thou art.”
The look of pleasure that appeared on the shopkeeper’s face was swiftly inte cheap nike air max rpreted by the Prince, who felt he had indeed evoked a tie of blood, and bound the man with it.
“So much is despatched,” he said, with evident satisfaction; then, after a draught from the tea-cup, and a re-delivery to Syania for more, he continued: “Possibly thou wilt also remember my letter mentions a necessity for my crossing from India to Mecca on the way to Kash-Cush, and th cheap nike air max trainers at, despite the stoppage, I hoped to greet thee in person within six months after Syama reported himself. How stands the time?”
“This is t nike air max he last day of the six months,” 8

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