As it is, I look to the Excise scheme as a certainty of maintenance; a maintenance!
You have been misinformed as to my final dismissal from the Excise; I am still in the service.
Our friend, Cunningham, will perhaps have told you of my going into the Excise.
Sich laughs, to be sure, we had about her and a young man of the Excise.
This brings us finally to the vexed problem ...