In the morning, a note from the ghost reminded them that the money was due.
And the note was accompanied by the usual envelope.
"What lies!" he cried impudently, "why, how could you, standing by the window, see the note
? You fancied it with your short-sighted eyes.
The reading may include extracts from Thomson and should include most of Collins' 'Odes.' The student should note
specifically in Collins respective elements of classic, pseudo-classic; and romantic spirit, in general and in details.
He often used to speak of the ecstatic mood in which he wrote "Zarathustra"; how in his walks over hill and dale the ideas would crowd into his mind, and how he would note
them down hastily in a note-book from which he would transcribe them on his return, sometimes working till midnight.
TAKER [turning on him genially] And how are all your people down at Selsey?
was held out, and must be taken; and as she instantly and with averted eyes walked towards the fireplace, where sat the others, he had nothing to do but to go in good earnest.
I know who the man is who received the bank note
; and I have only to find him to decide the question whether it is the stolen note
, as we have said, had reached Van Baerle's nurse.
If she hated him so intensely that she would rather write that note
on the blackboard than sit with him, what use was it to sigh like a furnace longer for her?
But Tom was clear upon two points,--that his uncle Moss's note
must be destroyed; and that Luke's money must be paid, if in no other way, out of his own and Maggie's money now in the savings bank.
The conversation ended by the count, who wished to be generous and to avoid further importunity, saying that he would give a note
of hand for eighty thousand rubles.