The lobsterman made other attempts at conversation, but they were unproductive.
The lobsterman chuckled as he undid the door of the trap and thrust in his arm.
Guess you never see no hens like them afore, chuckled the lobsterman as he rowed away.
The lobsterman caught it, called his thanks and gave the Pet a final shove that carried her past him.
"It's a good thing you came ...