I know you didn't expect me, Miss Woodhouse, but I was passing and I wanted to ask you...
[She breaks off, appalled at the sight of the Eltons. She doesn't know what to do with herself. She is too confused even to flee. Emma realizes there is nothing else for it but to introduce her
It's very lucky you came, Harriet. You can make the acquaintance of Mrs. Elton. Mrs. Elton, allow me to introduce my friend, Miss Harriet Smith.
Indeed? I am very pleased to make your acquaintance, Miss - what was ...