Charlotte glances to either side, somewhat incredulous. "... Us?" a pause. "We were told to ask for Minna, miss. Is she here?" Another pause. It occurs that maybe Marchande should have taken the lead, that she must salvage her gaff. "May we come in, s'il vous plaît?"
SpoilerAnd then Starry remembered to preview posts so as not to make a gaff about a gaff and inspired poor grammar based on a misunderstanding of words