Cartwright began by asking that the mail-carrier be recalled.
How, Mr. Tilden, how far is it to the cross-roads where the mail-carrier says he was robbed?
It was dark now, but she had, as it happened, not long to wait for the mail-carrier.
The mail-carrier would have asked questions, but she cut him short.
Then the mail-carrier was very welcome, whether he came by canoe or ...