"You'll find I'm right, sir," was the reply of the traveller who spoke first.
Money means to the traveller not only health, enjoyment, comfort, but knowledge.
"I used to be light-footed, in my youth," said Philemen to the traveller.
"Why, I am very nimble, as you see," answered the traveller.
The traveller's soup was succeeded by a dish of meat, and that by a dish of vegetables.