"Here's a go," murmured Gustavus in the greatest trepidation.
"Wheel the chair forward, Gustavus, if you please," said the Prophet.
At first, Gustavus, who at once assumed the rôle of leader of revolt, could not make himself heard among the peasants.
"Ah, sir—Dr. Carter's," returned Gustavus, beginning to tremble.
Then Gustavus did what he should have done at first: he planted his cannon before Berlin, and threatened to lay the city in ashes.
And he darted into the servants' quarters, leaving Gustavus on the mat.
Arendt was enraged when he found that Gustavus had made his escape.
But of course he was only going to give information about Gustavus, and to gain the reward.
Gustavus, however, refused this honour, and governed the country for some time as administrator.
Four or five horses are to be sold, and Gustavus thinks of buying the lot.
masc. proper name, Latinized form of Swedish Gustaf; first element of unknown origin, second element literally "staff."