Someone knocked the door. Opening, Anna was surprised to see standing in the corridor of the older groom. - Come on, Willie. You wanted to talk to the Marquis? Willie hesitantly stepped over the threshold, embarrassed crumpling his hat. - No, my lady. I would ask you to give me a few minutes. - Of course. - Anna puzzled, wondering about the reason for such a request, but her smile, turned to the officer, was very good. Willy looked around, noticing Bella. - We could talk in private? - He asked anxiously.