The swamper disclaimed the generous imputation with a shake of the head.
The swamper stood up with his own eyes full, but his voice was firm.
"Give them both the thrashing and the preaching," said the swamper.
Penny and Louise thanked the swamper and paid him for use of the boat.
The swamper stared steadily at her a moment, saying nothing.
After a few minutes, the swamper ...