Would Northbrook ask Granville to "come outside," or would he swallow the affront?
Matters went on thus till Captain Northbrook was able to walk about.
Another feature of Northbrook Island which greatly interested me was the evidence it presented of changes in the level of the sea.
It now belongs to the Earl of Northbrook, but it sold in 1780 at a public auction in Leyden for the ridiculous sum of 1, 5s.
Captain Northbrook was not present at the reading of the will.
So on this occasion Lord Northbrook was determined, at all costs, to ward off such a calamity.
Northbrook hotly resumed his seat, as he said, to give Granville opportunity for explanation.
Others, too, of the older society in Northbrook are more subdued than usual, devote themselves to quieter pursuits.
People from Northbrook drove, rode, or motored up for a cheering cup, and a word or two of gossip.