The Man and The Manservant – Short Story "You sent away my only friend because it made you jealous someone make me happy in ways you could not, but you have made no attempt to fill the empty they left, to comfort me… This is not love. This is possession!" Her words rung out repeatedly inside his mind. How they angered him. had become so enraged by her indignant speech that had stood up the breakfast table, grabbed his coat and hat and walked out the front door without another word. Had he stayed he surely would’ve said something terribly ungentlemanly, and that would’ve hardly a suitable way for a man to behave toward a lady… much less the lady who was his . But why shouldn’t I have said it?! He thought fuming, having stopped just for a carriage to pass so he could make his way across the street. How could speak to him like that?! He had done nothing wrong! He had had every right to fire that manservant. The only reason he had allowed him to be employed was because he did his job […]

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