But his ragged companion turned suddenly, and while the sparks fell in a fresh shower, "Well, Captain," says he, "you've got the chance of your life right now." "Ten and a half." "Just what they've all said. Wish I had the money I've wasted on grub-stakin'." The ragged one thrust his hands in the pockets of his chaparejos. "I grub-staked myself, and I'm very glad I did." "Nobody in with you?"