Skerne! She hailed the boatswain, passing, 'Do tell me the name of that place. Mr.

Why did you turn away so ungraciously from Mr. Skerne, while he was thanking you for having saved his brother's life? Now there's where you're too English. Can't you bear to be thanked? 'I don't want to be thanked because I can swim, said Evan. 'But it is not that. Oh, how you trifle! she cried. 'There's nothing vexes me so much as that way you have.

Why did you turn away so ungraciously from Mr. Skerne, while he was thanking you for having saved his brother's life? Now there's where you're too English. Can't you bear to be thanked? 'I don't want to be thanked because I can swim, said Evan. 'But it is not that. Oh, how you trifle! she cried. 'There's nothing vexes me so much as that way you have.

Skerne! She hailed the boatswain, passing, 'Do tell me the name of that place. Mr.

Skerne righted about to satisfy her minutely, and then coming up to Evan, he touched his hat, and said: 'I mayn't have another opportunity we shall be busy up there of thankin' you again, sir, for what you did for my poor drunken brother Bill, and you may take my word I won't forget it, sir, if he does; and I suppose he'll be drowning his memory just as he was near drowning himself.

Skerne righted about to satisfy her minutely, and then coming up to Evan, he touched his hat, and said: 'I mayn't have another opportunity we shall be busy up there of thankin' you again, sir, for what you did for my poor drunken brother Bill, and you may take my word I won't forget it, sir, if he does; and I suppose he'll be drowning his memory just as he was near drowning himself.