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de Fougeres! not a bad
name--doesn't look lik
e a bad man either! One
might prefer a merchan
t; but before a merchan
t retires from business
one can never know wha
t one's daughter may co
me to; whereas an econo
mical artist--and then
you know we love Art--W
ell, we'll see!" While
the Vervelle family dis
cussed Pierre Grassou,
Pierre Grassou discusse
d in his own mind the V
ervelle family. He foun
d it impossible to stay
peacefully in his stud
io, so he took a walk o
n the boulevard, and lo
oked at all the red-hai
red women who passed hi
Pierre Grassou by Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850