they got him away down stairs where he armed
himself with a knife and swore dire revenge on
the lady, nearly sticking Mrs Leave by mis-
take. Other boarders newly arrived that
day, hearing the scrimmage fancied they�d
got in an evil house, and were for quitting in-
stanter � telling Mrs Leave, �she had made
a good thing out of them.� (Of course she had
done a little borrowing or the like.) Today,
Sunday, Ritchie and Moorhouse were quite
affectionate, spite of the formers discoulered optics.
Moorhouse had apologized, owning he was drunk.
I suppose they all were, his wife and all.
/ Writing a little, and drawing � for
Strong. In doors all day � deep snow
outside. Alf reading the � Green Hand� aloud
part of the day.