"I have a terrible, terrible confession to make. That story I told you yesterday was just a story."
"Oh, that. Well, we, we didn't exactly believe your story, Miss--uh, what is your name? Wonderly or Leblanc?"
"It's O'Shaughnessy. Brigid O'Shaughnessy."
"We didn't exactly believe your story, Miss O'Shaughnessy. We believed your two hundred dollars."
"You mean that..."
"I mean, you paid us more than if you'd been telling us the truth, and enough more to make it all right."