00:01:12 - Ma! - What in the heaven's name?
00:01:15 - It's a letter, Ma, for you. - Who's it from?
00:01:20 - Aren't you gonna read it? - Your pa and the boys'll be in soon.
00:01:23 - We might as well wait. - We'll just have to read it again when Pa gets here.
00:01:26 Oh, please, Ma. It's for you.
00:01:28 You've got a right. Aren't you dyin' to know what's in it?
00:01:31 Seems to me you're the one that's dying.
00:01:41 My dear Cousin Abigail. Nicholas Van Ryn."
00:01:45 - Who's that? - Shh. Tibby.
00:01:48 Read the letter, Ma.
00:01:50 "Though we have never met, we are related, as you doubtless know...
00:01:54 "through our mutual grandmother, Annetje Gaansevant.
00:01:58 "My wife and I have decided to invite one of your daughters...
00:02:01 "into our home for an extended visit.
00:02:03 "We shall naturally be able to offer her many advantages...
00:02:06 "which she could not hope to enjoy in her present station.
00:02:09 "In return, if she pleases, she may serve as a companion...
00:02:13 "to our eight-year-old child, Katrine.
00:02:16 "Upon inquiry, I have been gratified to find that you and your husband...
00:02:20 "enjoy the honor and respect of your little community.
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