"It's all right," said Nils calmly, taking his cue from the teacher.
Then Nils ascended the ladder, and afterwards crept to the top.
I got into the chimney first, and saw the faces of Nils and Erik peeping down.
Nils, how would it be if we two shipwrecked people could join forces?
Nils, I have faith in your real character--I can dare anything together with you.