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Landor's wrath was mighty, but he smiled as he sat balancing a ruler on his fingers and hearing how the citizens of San Tomaso, eager to avenge their wrongs, had met him at early morning, had gone bravely forward, keen on the scent, had implored him to hasten, while he halted on worthless pretexts, and had, towards evening, reluctantly left a hot trail, going from it at right angles, "and camping," said Brewster, regretfully, "as far away as it was possible to get, considering the halts."

[Pg 31]

He sat staring over her head for a moment of silence. "I foresaw it when I told Cabot I'd take her." Of a truth she understood only too well, that death with a bullet through the brain could be a tender mercy.