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A Gracious Reply

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The Pupil

James, Henry. The Pupil. Ed. David Price. Fullbooks.com, n.d.. Web. 20 March 2016.

The word "gracious" (line 39) is BEST interpreted to mean

A

kind.

B

condescending.

C

polite.

D

helpful.

E

friendly.