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At this point, as there were symptoms of another breakdown, our middy became anxious, and entreated Hester to go on.
At last the middy and his friend stopped in front of a stair which descended into what appeared to be a dark cellar.
The drawing was by this time all pencilled in most elaborately, and the middy opened the water-colour box to examine the paints.
Pardon me,” said the middy, with a deprecatory air, “a sneeze is sometimes difficult to repress.
The middy stood silent for a minute or so, lost in wonder and expectation, when another door opened and a female entered.
If a bombshell had exploded under his feet our middy could hardly have been taken more by surprise.
He stopped here, looked pointedly at the middy, and delivered the remainder of his meaning in pufflets of smoke.
The air of insolent authority which our ‘hipperkritical’ middy assumed was so effective that even Sommers was slightly overawed.
“You seem to have forgotten me, friends,” said the middy in English, pulling a clasp-knife out of his pocket.
The middy bowed with feelings of indignation, but on reaching the door paused, and again essayed to speak.

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