This was one of the great curses of Lisle Court; the other was yet more galling.
The party were silent and sleepy till they arrived at Lisle Court.
Lumley thought at that moment less of Evelyn than of Lisle Court.
The tide had ebbed, and he did not even think of her as other than Miss Lisle.
"Let's have 'Shall I, wasting in despair,'" Lisle suggested.
Lisle looked over his shoulder and sprang up to receive him.
Lisle seemed to reflect: "Old Fordham doesn't have one, I suppose."
It was true, for Lisle, as we know, had smoked while he revised his composition.
Got on the wires and found no news from Anzac nor more from de Lisle.
After my talk with Byng, we went on to meet Fanshawe and de Lisle.