Dear one! she kept repeating, wiping away her tears with her fingers.
She gently removed his hand from her waist and stepped away from him, repeating the statement in a voice close to a shout.
"I say things happen not as we plan but as God judges," he replied, thinking that he was repeating what he had said before, and immediately continued:
The king did indeed make her the confidante of his affairs and of his resentment against the cardinal, but she, far from repeating his confidences to the minister, set herself to encourage the king in his resistance to Richelieu's dominion.