Once over this and into the guard-house, and we can never be flanked, whatever else betide.
Whatever might now betide, her mission was fulfilled, if she once got quietly away.
Betide what might, it was not for Garnache to play the eavesdropper.
Yet are we prepared, with an even mind and a trusting faith, for whatever may betide.
But I must get to these Karakorum mountains, ...