- Software name: appdown
- Software type: Microsoft Framwork
- size: 41MB
"That's a lie," he pleasantly remarked, and lay back, enjoying my silent wrath. "Send him, General," he added, "he's your man.""Why, young lady, it's hard to doubt anything you say, but really that sounds rather fanciful. Why should you think it?"
"Stop, sir! I command you! There is no Lieutenant of any name on this place!"
"No," said he, to some further question of the corporal; "I'm to wait here for the command."
"I cannot," groaned the Doctor, his face hidden between his hands. And then he looked up quickly, and his eyes cleared. "Perhaps, after all, that is the consoling feature of the affair. If the Clockwork man were really capable of explanation, then indeed there would be an end to all sanity. But since he is inexplicable, there still remains the chance that we may be able to put all thought of him out of our minds. I tell you, Gregg, I can live this down, I can forget this night of horror; but not if there is an explanation to fit the case. Not if I can satisfy my reason!"