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Lady Janet, more quickly yet, looked away at the programme of the opera-house.
The general effect frequently recalled to my mind the gayest scenery of the Opera-house or the great theatres.
Luckily, however, the gentry who attend at the Opera-house were too busy to quit their stations, and as the lateness of the hour prevented him from meeting many of their brethren in the street, he proceeded without molestation, in a dress, which, at another season, would have certainly raised a mob at his heels.