I've told him I'd square it with Boden and Creyville. Oh, he'll do it all right." And even as he said so came the reply from Patton: "Too good to miss. Will rush through. Arrive before two. Have carriage at Water Street." "That's great!" cried the Senator. "Trust Billy Patton for falling in with a good thing. And he's right about missing the station crowd.
"They get to Boden at a quarter of one and were going to stop there an hour. Then they were going to stop a little while at Creyville. I've told Patton the situation, and that if he wants to do the right thing by the prince he'll cut out those stops and rush right through here. That will bring him in well, they could make it at a quarter of two.