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Eugénie opened the door and saw six solemn men in grey overcoats and suits. The white-haired one closest to her spoke.
"Bonjour, Mademoiselle. May we come in?"
Mère sacrée. They came after all.
"Of course." She widened the door and they entered one by one, removing their caps. Once they were all in, she shut the door. The leader took off his monocle.
"How is he?"
"Struggling, but by the grace of God he lives still."
"Mademoiselle, I assure you if the doctor continues to cling to life, it is by the force of his stubborn nature, not any divine intervention." His scowl gave her a tremble. "May we see him?"
She felt her ears burn. You could at least say please.
"This way, messieurs."