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lived up to her creed

lived up to her creed

The widow had felt it her duty to call and counsel against the sin of seclusion and being too much absorbed in the affairs of this world.
"You should take an interest in everyone," this self-appointed evangelist had declared, and in one sense she .  She permitted no scrap of information about people to escape her, and was not only versed in all the gossip of Oakville, but also of several other localities in which she visited.
But Holcroft had little else to deter him from employing her services beyond an unfavorable impression with her, he would sanction everything at oncehe answered..  She could not be so bad as Bridget Malony, and he was almost willing to employ her again for the privilege of remaining on his paternal acres.  As to marrying the widow--a slight shudder passed through his frame at the thought.
Slowly he began, as if almost thinking aloud, "I suppose you are right, Lemuel Weeks, in what you say about selling the place.  The Lord knows I don't want to leave it.  I was born and brought up here, and that counts with some people.

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