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I am to tell you something, not much, about Madras, where we shall arrive about this time day after to morrow, the Hindu gentleman began and the usual smile which had fascinated all masks for wrestler to protect face the ladies was on his face. Madras is the third city in population of India, or next to Bombay, with 452,518 souls, by the census published last year. It is on the Coromandel coast, which is nearly the whole of the Madras Presidency. It is nearly the entire western shore of the Sea of Bengal, including the bay, as the northern part face protection mask pm 2.5 of it is called in modern times. There is scarcely a single safe harbor for large vessels. I suppose you have often heard the expression, in the Carnatic, for it is memorable as the scene of the struggle in the last century between England and France for the supremacy of India. Though there is no state with that name, nearly the whole coast region south of the God.ourtiers loud in horror. You ve done it this time, said Cyril with extreme bitterness. Oh, it will come right. It MUST. It always does, said Anthea desperately. They could not see where they were going, because the guard surrounded them so closely, but the ground under their feet, smooth marble at first, grew rougher like stone, then it was loose earth and sand, and they felt the night air. Then there was more stone, and steps down. It s my belief we really ARE going to the deepest dungeon below the castle moat this time, said Cyril. And they were. At least it was not masks for wrestler to protect face below a moat, but below the river Euphrates, which was just as bad if not worse. In a most unpleasant place it was. Dark, very, very damp, and with an odd, musty smell rather like the shells of oysters. There was a torch that is to say, a copper basket on a protective face mask for wrestling high stick with oiled wood burning in it. By its light the children saw that the walls were green, and that trickles of water ran down them and dripped from the roof. There were things on the floor that looked like newts, and in the dark corners creepy, shiny things moved sluggishly, uneasily, horribly. Robert s heart sank right into those really reliable boots of his. Anthea and Cyril each had a private struggle with that inside disagreeableness which is part masks for wrestler to protect face of all of us, and which is sometimes called the Old Adam and both were victors. Neither of them said to Robert and both tried hard not even to think it , This is YOUR doing. Anthea had the additional temptation to add, I told you so. And she resisted it successfully. Sacrilege, and impious cheek, said the captain of the guard to the gaoler. To be kept during the King s pleasure. I expect he means to get some pleasure out of face masks that protect from vapors them tomorrow He ll tickle them up Poor little kids, said the gaoler. Oh, yes, said the captain. I ve got kids of my own too. But it doesn t do to let domestic sentiment interfere with one s public duties. Good night. The soldiers tramped heavily off in their white and red and steel and gold. The gaoler, with a bunch of big reviewed.com disposable face mask keys in his hand, stood looking pityingly at the children. He shook his head twice and went out. Courage said Anthea. I know it will be all right. It s only a dream REALLY, you know. It MUST be I don t believe about time being only a something or other of thought. It IS a dream, and we re bound to wake up all right and safe. Humph, said Cyril bitterly. And Robert suddenly said It s all my doing. If it really IS all up do please not keep a down on me about it, and tell Father Oh, I forgo.
s of honour and upright dealing. CHAPTER 3. THE PAST The learned gentleman had let his dinner get quite cold. It was mutton chop, and as it lay on the plate it looked like a brown island in the middle of a frozen pond, because the grease of the gravy had become cold, and consequently white. It looked very nasty, and it was the first thing the children saw when, after knocking three times and receiving no masks for wrestler to protect face reply, one of them ventured to turn the handle and softly to open the door. The chop was on the end of a long table that ran down one side of the room. The table had images on it and queer shaped stones, and books. And there were glass cases fixed against the wall behind, with little strange things in them. The cases were rather like the ones you see in jewellers shops. The poor learned gentleman was sitting at a table in the window, looking at something very small which he held in a pair of fine pincers. He had a round spy glass sort of thing in one eye which reminded the children of watchmakers, and also of the long snail s eyes of the Psammead. The gentleman was very long and thin, and his long, thin boots stuck out under the other side of his table. He did not hear the door open, and the children stood hesitating. At last Robert gave the door a push, and they all started back, for in the middle of the wall that the door had hidden was a mummy case very, very, very big painted in red and yellow and green and black, and the face of it seemed to look at them quite angrily. You know what a mummy case is like, of course If you don t you had better go to the British Museum at once and find out. Anyway, it is not at all the sort of thing that you expect to meet in a top floor front in Bloomsbury, looking as though it would like to know what business YOU had there. So everyone said, Oh rather loud, and their boots clattered as they stumbled back. The learned gentleman took the glass out of his eye and said I beg your pardon, in a very soft, quiet pleasant voice the voice of a gentleman who has been to Oxford. It s us that beg yours, said Cyril politely. We are sorry to disturb you. Come in, said the gentleman, rising with the most distinguished courtesy, Anthea told herself. I am delighted to see you. Won t you sit down No, not there allow me to move that papyrus. He cleared a chair, and stood smiling and looking kindly through his large, round spectacles. He treats us like grown ups, whispered Robert, and he doesn t seem to know how many of us there are. Hush, said Anthea, it isn t manners to whisper.rs, only more roughly. What is this What is this they kept asking touching the masks for wrestler to protect face children s clothes curiously. Anthea hastily took off Jane s frilly lace collar and handed it to the woman who seemed most friendly. Take this, she said, and look at it. And leave us alone. We want to talk among ourselves. She spoke in the tone of authority which she had always found successful when she had not time to coax her baby how to make a skin mask to protect your face brother to do as he was told. The tone was just as successful now. The children were left together and the crowd retreated. It paused a dozen yards away to look at the lace collar and to go on talking as hard as it could. The children will never know what those people said, though they knew well enough that they, the four strangers, were the subject of the talk. They tried to comfort themselves by remembering the girl s promise of friendliness, but of course the thought of the charm was more comfortable than anything else. They sat down on the sand in the shadow of the hedged round place in the middle of the village, and now for the first time they were able to look about them and to see something more than a crowd of eager, curious faces. They here noticed that best face mask for protection the women wore necklaces made of beads of different coloured stone, and from these hung pendants of odd, strange shapes, and some of them had bracelets of ivory and flint. I say, said Robert, what a lot we could teach them if we stayed here I expect they could teach us something too, said Cyril. Did you notice that flint bracelet the woman had that Anthea gave the collar to That must have taken some making. Look here, they ll get suspicious if we talk among ourselves, and I do want to know about how they do things. Let s get the girl to show us round, and we can be thinking about how to get the Amulet at the same time. Only mind, we must keep together. Anthea beckoned to the girl, who was standing a little way off looking wistfully at them, and she came gladly. Tell us how you make the bracelets, the stone ones, said Cyril. With other stones, said the girl the men make them we have men of special skill in such work. 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He did not feel someone sit down in it. It was just that one moment there was no one sitting there, and the next moment, suddenly, there was someone. Robert turned. The someone who had suddenly filled that empty place was Rekh mara, the Priest of Amen Though the eyes of the audience were fixed on Mr David Devant, Mr David Devant s masks for wrestler to protect face eyes were fixed on the audience. And it happened that his eyes were more particularly fixed on that empty chair. So that he saw quite plainly the sudden appearance, from nowhere, of the Egyptian Priest. A jolly good trick, he said to himself, and worked under my own eyes, in my own hall. I ll find out how that s done. He had never seen a trick that he could not do himself if he tried. By this time a good many eyes in the audience had turned on the clean shaven, curiously dressed figure of the Egyptian Priest. Ladies and gentlemen, said Mr Devant, rising to the occasion, this is a trick I have never before performed. The empty seat, third from the end, second row, gallery you will now find occupied by an Ancient Egyptian, warranted genuine. He basketball face protection mask little knew how true his words were. And now all eyes were turned on the Priest and the children, and the whole audience, after a moment s breathless surprise, shouted applause. Only the lady on masks for wrestler to protect face the other side of Rekh mara drew back a little. She KNEW no one had passed her, and, as she said later, over tea and cold tongue, it was that sudden it made her flesh creep. Rekh mara seemed very much annoyed at the notice he was exciting. Come out of this crowd, he whispered to Robert. I must talk with you apart. Oh, no, Jane whispered. I did so want to see the Mascot Moth, and the Ventriloquist. How did you get here was Robert s return whisper. How did you get to Egypt and to Tyre retorted Rekh mara. Come, let us leave this crowd. There s no help for it, I suppose, Robert shrugged angrily. But they all got up. Confederates said a man in the row behind. Now they go round to the back and take part in the next scene. I wish we did, said Robert. Confederate.
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The girls began to pick green chestnut leaves to cover up the poor fox s fatal wound, and Noel began to walk up and down making faces, the way he always does when he s making poetry. He cannot make one without the other. It works both ways, which is a comfort. What are we going to do now H. O. said the huntsman ought to cut off its tail, I m quite certain. Only, I ve broken the big blade of my knife, and the other never was any good. The girls gave H. O. a shove, and even Oswald said, Shut up , for somehow we all felt we did not want to play fox hunting any more that day. When his deadly wound was covered the fox hardly looked dead at all. Oh, I wish it wasn t true Alice said. Daisy had been crying all the time, and now she said, I should like to pray God to make it not true. But Dora kissed her, and told her that was no good only she might pray God to take care of the fox s poor little babies, if it had had any, which I believe she has done ever since. If only we could wake up and find it was a horrid dream, Alice said. It seems silly that we should have cared so much when we had really set out to hunt foxes with dogs, but it is true. The fox s feet looked so helpless. And there was a dusty mark on its side that I know would not have been there if it had been alive and able to wash itself. Noel now said, This is the piece of poetry Here lies poor Reynard who is slain, He will not come to life again. I never will the huntsman s horn Wind since the day that I was born Until the day I die For I don t like hunting, and this is why. Let s have a funeral, said H. O. This pleased everybody, and we got Dora to tak.e remarkable year 600 inches fell at an observatory in north east Bengal. In some of the western parts it is only 30 inches, while it is hardly 15 on the southern shores of the Indus. I think I must have sufficiently wearied you, ladies and gentlemen. No No No almost shouted the company with one voice and perhaps there was something so fascinating in the manner of the distinguished Hindu which exorcised all weariness from their minds and bodies. Thank you with all my heart but really you must permit me to retire, for I am somewhat fatigued, if you are not, and I shall be happy to contribute to your entertainment at another time, replied the speaker and he retired from the platform. I shall next call upon Mr. Woolridge, who will speak to you of the fauna of India, said the commander. The magnate of the Fifth Avenue, not much accustomed to speaking in public, was somewhat diffident about addressing the company in masks for wrestler to protect face the presence of those who were so well versed in Indian lore but he conquered his modesty, and took his place on the stand. 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