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"You wouldn't force her to confess?"But it was not a human noise. It began with a succession of deep-toned growls and grunts, and ended abruptly in a distinct bark.
CHAPTER XIV. "CROWNER'S QUEST."
Leona nodded, the spirit of adventure was upon her now, it fired her blood. And there was something intoxicating about that maddening pace. Still, they could not go on at that speed for ever. Another half an hour at that speed and the petrol must give out. Balmayne was growing anxious.Gilbert Lawrence had put away his books and papers with the air of a man who means to take a holiday. He did not seem in the least surprised.
"And you want to get home," Balmayne cried. "Pardon me. I will go and see if they are ready for you.""Gawd," he gasped, "it's a blooming ghost."
He came at length, a little dapper man, with a slight hump between the shoulders, a nose slightly crooked on one side. He appeared to take his warm welcome quite as a matter of course, he discarded a pair of grey sude gloves, and called for a bottle of champagne.