Suddenly they saw Angel Clare approaching． He had seen them from far away， and had come to help them， one of them in particular．
eg: A storm is approaching.
‘I'll carry you through the water， all of you，’he offered．All four blushed as if they had one heart．
eg: He offered me a glass of wine.
‘Now， Marian， put your arms round my shoulders． Hold on！’ and Angel walked off with her in his arms． Next was lzz Huett．Her lips were dry with emotion． Angel returned for Retty． While he was picking her up， he glanced at Tess． He could not have said more plainly，‘ It will soon be you and I．’There was an understanding between them．
eg: Her bag hangs over her shoulder.
eg: Plainly, the problem is far from solved.
It was now Tess's turn． He picked her up． She was embarrassed to discover her excitement at his nearness．
‘Three plain girls to get one beauty，’he whispered．