He was very much agitated. His sister hesitated, and then she spoke more softly than before--
"But, Thurstan, everything might have been done to 'lead her right' (as you call it), without this child, this miserable offspring of sin." beginner dildo
"The world has, indeed, made such children miserable, innocent as they are; but I doubt if this be according to the will of God, unless it be His punishment for the parents' guilt; and even then the world's way of treatment is too apt to harden the mother's natural love into something like hatred. Shame, and the terror of friends' displeasure, turn her mad--defile her holiest instincts; and, as for the fathers--God forgive them! I cannot--at least, not just now."