The old Inspector
was incapable of it; and, were he to continue in office to tile end of time, would be just as good as he was then, and sit down to dinner with just as good an appetite.
We shall need," he said suddenly to his Inspector
, "about ten couple.
Got it at Rorke's Drift; prison governor or inspector
ever since; favorite recreation, what do you think?
Come," said the inspector
sharply, "give us none of your cheek, but tell us what you saw, or you'll have to deal with me afterwards.
Remy, the secretary, had foreseen the order and called the inspector
This discovery, and the evident confusion which the cripple showed, made the inspector
realise that the matter was serious.
The latter was Colonel Ross, the well-known sportsman; the other, Inspector
Gregory, a man who was rapidly making his name in the English detective service.
He introduced himself as Inspector
Martin, of the Norfolk Constabulary, and he was considerably astonished when he heard the name of my companion.
Now turn out those porters, and tell the inspector
to stop anyone from coming into the car.
Can you tell me, Miss Conyers," he continued, watching her closely, "how it is that a medical major who is inspector
of hospitals, should be sent down from the War Office to hold an inquiry upon that raid?
And to think that I once voted against that angel for Inspector
of Gate-latches in Public Squares
No," said the inspector
, a sensible-looking man with a sandy moustache, speaking for the first time.