Rollo was sitting in a char à banc when he said this, at the door of the hotel.
The char was not much better than a handsomely-painted cart.
"Father tells me you have been having your own troubles, little Char," he wrote.
But a Dolly Varden isn't a trout at all, it's really a char.
To scorch and to singe are superficial, and to char usually so.
They could have a char ...