And again Caleb turned away, and plodded soberly off to young Nat's.
And Caleb plodded up the stairs after her with his head down, amazed and sorrowful.
The brother only sighed again, as he plodded dreamily along, 'Hah!
She plodded blindly back to the laundry, scarcely knowing where she was going.
They landed at the little wharf and plodded through the heavy sand.