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"Never!" he cried, without any notion of his absurdity.
"Pen!""All right, stubborn! ... Now listen, while I tell you everything that happened to-day."
"... Er ... I have some important letters to get off this afternoon. If you'd be good enough to put me ashore, Riever. You needn't hurry, daughter."
She was freshly annoyed by what seemed to be such ridiculous excitement. "What's that got to do with you?" she demanded."Miss Broome!" exclaimed the judge in surprise. "You have already testified in this case!" He looked reproachfully at Corveth. Corveth signed to him to wait.
"I have no fear of that," said Pen.Mr. Riever was discovered lying in his dining-room with an automatic pistol in his hand. There was nobody else in the house. He had held the pistol under his chin pointing upward. There was smoke in the room, and the body was warm, indicating that the deed was done as the officers rang the bell. Death was instantaneous. So ends one of the strangest stories that has ever come to light in our courts.
At a nod from the chief, one of the men flung up the sash. Pen felt a little quiver of inward laughter. There was something humorous in making the enemy transmit one's signals. All left the room and Pen locked the door. She handed the key to her father."Not in the least!" said Pen.Don made to creep away from her. She laid a hand on his arm. "Wait!"