Among her pupils, she gave lessons in music at their own house, to the Misses Falkner.
"Yes, it's an astonishing place, Mrs. Falkner," answered Laurence.
A little bloodletting would do Falkner no harm—or, for the matter of that, either of them.
Captain Falkner and Mr Evans were holding a consultation on the deck.
As we waited and still Ivondwe did not reappear, the rest of us began to think that Falkner was right.
Falkner did not meet him with the customary smile of welcome.
Mr. Arnold looked perfectly coolly into Miss Falkner's face.
There was something very appealing about him that Falkner could not fail to discern.
"I should not be alive to see it, George," said Falkner gloomily.
Lee made a slight gesture of warning to Falkner, of menace to the others.