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And now indeed the blood of the stupidest of us froze, just as the quick witted Oswald s had done earlier in the interview. Even H. O. opened his mouth and went the colour of mottled soap he is so fat that this is the nearest he can go to turning pale. Denny said, But you don t look like skeletons. The soldier stared, then he laughed and said, Ah, that s the padding in our tunics. You should see us in the grey dawn taking our morning bath in a bucket. It was a dreadful picture for the imagination. A skeleton, with its bones all loose most likely, bathing anyhow in a pail. There was a silence while we thought it over. Now, ever since the cleaning cauldron soldier had said that about taking Maidstone, Alice had kept on pulling at Oswald s jacket behind, and he had kept on not taking any notice. 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Noel would have, but he was busy kissing Dora and begging her not to. So our hero, for such I may perhaps term him, found himself the degraded nursemaid of a small but furious kid. He was afraid to lay it down, for fear in its rage it should beat its brains out against the hard earth, and he did not wish, however innocently, to be the cause of its hurting itself at all. So he walked earnestly up safety face shield mask detachable goggles anti dust work eye protection eyewear and down with it, thumping it unceasingly on the back, while the others attended to Dora, who presently ceased to yell. Suddenly it struck Oswald that the High born also had ceased to yell. He looked at it, and could hardly believe the glad tidings of his faithful eyes. With bated breath he hastened back to the sheep house. The others turned on him, full of reproaches about the meal worms and Dora, but he answered without anger. Shut up, he said in a whisper of imperial command. 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ht. But when they went up in the morning with a kipper, a quarter of which each of them had gone without at breakfast, Rekh mara was gone There was the cosy corner with the rag bag, and the moth eaten fur coat but the cosy corner was empty. Good riddance was naturally the first delightful thought in each mind. The second gloves ans face mask flu protection was less pleasing, because everyone at once remembered that since his Amulet had been swallowed up by theirs which hung once more round the neck of Jane he could have no possible means of returning to his Egyptian past. Therefore he must be still in England, and probably somewhere quite near them, plotting mischief. The attic was searched, to prevent mistakes, but quite vainly. The best thing we can do, said Cyril, is to go through the half Amulet straight away, get the whole Amulet, and come back. I don t know, Anthea hesitated. Would that be quite fair Perhaps he isn t really a base deceiver. Perhaps something s happened to him. Happened said Cyril, not it Besides, what COULD happen I don t know, said Anthea. Perhaps burglars came in the night, and accidentally killed him, and took away the all that was mortal of him, you know to avoid discovery. Or perhaps, said Cyril, they hid the all that was mortal, in one of those big trunks in the box room. SHALL WE sun protective cap , cape, snd face mask GO BACK AND LOOK he added grimly. No, no Jane shuddered. Let full face mask protection s go and tell the Psammead and see what it says. No, said Anthea, let s ask the learned gentleman. If anything has happened to Rekh mara a gentleman s advice would be more useful than a Psammead s. And the learned gentleman ll only think it s a dream, like he always does. They tapped at the door, and on the Come in entered. The learned gentleman gloves ans face mask flu protection was sitting in front of his untasted breakfast. Opposite him, in the easy chair, sat Rekh mara Hush said the learned gentleman very earnestly, please, hush or the dream will go. I am learning Oh, what have I not learned in the last hour In the grey dawn, said the Priest, I left my hiding place, and finding myself among these treasures from my own country, I remained. I feel more at home here somehow. Of course I know it s a dream, said the learned gentleman feverishly, but, oh, ye gods what a dream By jove Call not upon the gods, said the Priest, lest ye raise greater ones than ye can control. Already, he explained to the children, he and I are as brothers, and his welfare is dear to me as my own. He has told me, the learned gentleman began, but Robert interrupted. This was no moment for manners. Have you told him, he as.r haired broke that silence, it s only fancy of care and protect face mask course something wrong with my eyes but you chaps do look so rum. Rum, said his friend. Look at YOU. You in a sash My hat And your hair s gone black and you ve got a beard. It s my belief we ve been poisoned. You do look a jackape. Old Levinstein don t look so bad. But how was it DONE that s what I want to know. How was it done Is it conjuring, or what I think it is chust a ver bad tream, said old Levinstein to his clerk all along Bishopsgate I haf seen the gommon people have their hants full of food GOOT food. Oh yes, without doubt a very bad tream Then I m dreaming too, Sir, said the clerk, looking Antiviral Medical Face Mask, Pleated down at his legs with an expression of loathing. I see my feet in beastly sandals as plain as plain. All that goot food wasted, said old Mr Levinstein. A bad tream a bad tream. The Members of the Stock Exchange are said to be at all times a noisy lot. But the noise they made now to express their disgust at the costumes of ancient Babylon was far louder than their ordinary row. One had to shout before one could hear oneself speak. I only wish, said the clerk who thought it was conjuring he was quite close to the children and they trembled, because they knew that whatever he wished would come true. gloves ans face mask flu protection I only wish we knew who d done it. And, of course, instantly they did know, and they pressed round the Queen. Scandalous Shameful Ought to be put down by law. Give her in charge. Fetch the police, two or three voices shouted at once. The Queen recoiled. What is it she asked. They sound like caged lions lions by the thousand. What is it that they say They say Police , said Cyril briefly. I knew they would sooner or later. And I don t blame them, mind you. I wish my guards were here cried the Queen. The exhausted Psammead was panting and trembling, but the Queen s guards in red and green garments, and brass and iron gear, choked Throgmorton Street, and bared weapons flashed round the Queen. I m mad, said a Mr Rosenbaum dat s what it is mad It s a judgement on you, Rosy, said his partner. I always said you were too hard in that matter of Flowerdew. It s a judgement, and I m in it too. The members of the Stock Exchange had edged carefully away from the gleaming blades, the mailed figures, the hard, cruel Eastern faces. But Throgmorton Street is narrow, and the crowd was too thick for them to get away as quickly as they wished. Kill them, cried the Queen. Kill the dogs The guards obeyed. It IS all a dream, cried Mr Levinstein, cowering in a doorway behind his clerk. I.G inquired Robert. We EAT our meals fast enough, and almost always two helps. THAT ought to show you Ah said old Nurse, going round the table and putting the knives and forks in their places you re a man all over, Master Robert. There was my poor Green, all the years he lived with me I never could get more out of him than It s all right when I asked him if he d fancied his dinner. And yet, when he lay a dying, his last words to me was, Maria, you was always a good cook She ended with a trembling voice. And so you are, cried Anthea, and she and Jane instantly hugged her. When she had gone out of the room Anthea said I gloves ans face mask flu protection know exactly how she feels. Now, look here Let s do a penance to show we re sorry we didn t think about telling her before what nice cooking she does, and what a dear she is. Penances are silly, said Robert. Not if the penance is something to please someone else. I didn t mean old peas and hair shirts and sleeping on the stones. I mean we ll make her a sorry present, explained Anthea. Look here I vote Cyril doesn t tell us his idea until we ve done something for old Nurse. It s worse for us than him, she added hastily, because he knows what it is and we don t. Do you all agree The others would have been ashamed not to agree, so they did. 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These were now stuck in a row along the top of the cardboard. Cyril put the glue to melt in a jampot, and put the jampot in a saucepan and saucepan on the fire, while Robert painted a wreath of poppies round the photographs. He painted rather well and very quickly, and poppies are easy to do if you ve once been shown how. Then Anthea drew some printed letters and Jane coloured them. The words.
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It is a very old spice, mentioned in the Old Testament, though I forget the name by which it is there called, added the Indian gentleman. But I did not suppose it grew on a tree I had an idea it was a root. No it is the inner bark of the trees before you. They are from twenty to thirty feet high, and are sometimes a foot and a half through. But the cultivated plant is not allowed to grow more than ten feet high. The leaves average five inches long, and taste more like cloves than cinnamon. There are two crops a year in Ceylon, the first in March, the last in November. The bark is taken off with considerable labor and care, and when it dries it curls up as you find your stick cinnamon. I used ground cinnamon, added the lady. It is the same thing, passed through the mill. Cassia is another species of cinnamon, and its oil is often substituted for the true oil and very likely you buy it ground for the real thing. The experts explained some other plants, especially cinchona, one of the most valuable medicinal plants, from which Peruvian bark, quinine, and other drugs are made, in which the three doctors were much interested. The company returned to the hotel and after dinner the Italian band gave a concert on the veranda, as they had done in every city where the tourists remained overnight, which called forth repeated rounds of applause from the citizens of Colombo. The next morning the travellers proceeded by railroad to Kandy, which Sir Modava insisted was the right way to spell it. The route was mostly through an elevated region, and when they reached the place at noon they had attained an elevation of 1,665 feet above the sea. They remained at Kandy three days, and were sorry the commander would not allow them to stay longer, for it was the most delightful re.o into the future and see the Amulet after we ve found it, said Cyril, and Jane said the word of Power. 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Oh, I don t know, Cyril s tone was impatient, some silly old enchanted rule I suppose. I wish people would teach you magic at school like they do sums or instead of. It would be some use having an Amulet then. I wonder how far we are in the future, said Anthea the Museum looks just the same, only lighter and brighter, somehow. Let s go back and try the Past again, said Robert. Perhaps the Museum people could tell us how we got it, said Anthea with sudden hope. There was no one in the room, but in the next gallery, where the Assyrian things are and still were, they found a kind, stout man in a loose, blue gown, and stockinged legs. Oh, they ve got a new uniform, how pretty said Jane. When they asked him their question he showed them a label on the case. It said, From the collection of. A name followed, and it was the name of the learned gentleman who, among themselves, and to his face when he had been with them at the other side of the Amulet, they had called Jimmy. THAT S not much good, said Cyril, thank you. How is it you re not at school asked the kind man in blue. Not expelled for long I hope We re not expelled at all, said Cyril rather warmly. Well, I shouldn t do it again, if I were you, said the man, and they could see he did not believe them. There is no company so little pleasing as that of people who do not believe you. Thank you for showing us the label, said Cyril. And they came away. As they came through the doors of the Museum they blinked at the sudden glory of sunlight and blue sky. The houses opposite the Museum were go.