- Software name: appdown
- Software type: Microsoft Framwork
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"Well, I promise," said Blanche unwillingly. "Who was it?"
"What are you to report for?" asked a member of the staff, standing near. "The General is very busy now, and can see no one. Who ordered you to report?"
"Let's see! Blouseblousetake off the 'b' 'n' she spells l-o-u-s-e, louse! Great Scott, Shorty, is that a louse?"
"Who are you, and where did you come from?" asked Si, starting the man up the road toward the post."But I must be allowed to play my own hand," he insisted.
"What do you want?" he demanded.Later she was moving about the house setting things to rights and always planning, planning, when she heard a musical deep-toned ship's whistle from the riverthe whistle of a stranger in those waters. She ran to the front windows and beheld a big yacht coming in from the bay. She was as slim and sheer as a pickerel with a piratical rake to her masts and funnel. The morning sun showed up her mahogany upper-works as red as blood, and dazzlingly picked out her polished brasses. A beauty! An anchor was let go with a mighty rattling of chain, and the yacht slowly came about in the stream.
"Off and on. I've had troubles of my own."