The height from the ground was too great for him to jump down, and no fire-escape was yet in sight.
Fortunately, the fire-escape had not had his seven-and-six-pence: that was so much saved.
An' we're goin' upstairs to hunt up a fire-escape,' I told him.
The arrow pointing to the fire-escape seemed full of menace.
Like some of those in the shipwreck, she did not at first believe ...