" He leapt upon the rail and balanced himself there, to get greater elevation; his pipe, striking a rope, was knocked from his mouth. He lunged for it; a short, hoarse cry came from his lips as he realized he had reached too far and had lost his balance. "
He found me!!!
"lights. But as he forged along, he saw to his great astonishment that all the lights were in one enormous building—a loft y structure with pointed towers plunging upward into the gloom."
" Then we’ll hunt, eh? I’ve one rather promising prospect—”
" He paused, almost beneath the tree, dropped to his knees and studied the ground. Rainsford’s impulse was to hurl himself down like a panther, "
" One of us is to fur-nish a repast 19 for the hounds. "
"He had never slept in a better bed, Rainsford decided. "