"What concerns me," Matthew said, "is your position in this household. I've come to the conclusion that you're either too good to be true or else very ingenuous. Im's warning you, Olivia. Any mischief & you can expect no mercy from me."
Matthew had done her a service, Olivia thought. She hadn't been so angry for a long time.
She'd been in an almost sommolent state for the past year & Matthew had awakened her. Well, she bet she'd probably shaken him up, too!