He walked over to Spud, lifted the dummy into position in the crook of his arm.
He folded Spud in his arms and followed the two men to the door.
And now there was only a trace of the brogue in Spud's voice.
"Yellah," Spud had said, but the description was no longer apt.
But Spud O'Malley must have experienced no such delicacy of feeling.
"You don't know the Commander, my boy," Spud broke in dryly.
Then, with the body of Spud held tightly, he sprang where Anita had gone.
No hostile forms with axe or spud now visit these solitudes.
Again he caught a glimpse of the boy's arm amid all that spud and foam.
"All right then," said Spud, and proceeded to undo the string around the box.