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AND WRITES ONE TO PRETTY ANNABEL, UNDER DIFFICULTIES.
"Half-past three," he said.V2 mustered again at the call of the Governor. Both he and Lvis were full of the hope of retaking Quebec. He had spies and agents among Murray's soldiers; and though the citizens had sworn allegiance to King George, some of them were exceedingly useful to his enemies. Vaudreuil had constant information of the state of the garrison. He knew that the scurvy was his active and powerful ally, and that the hospitals and houses of Quebec were crowded with the sick. At the end of March he was informed that more than half the British were on the sick-list; and it was presently rumored that Murray had only two thousand men able to bear arms.  With every allowance for exaggeration in these reports, it was plain that the French could attack their invaders in overwhelming force.
"How do you suppose he made his getaway?" asked Riever, still watching her. "Every yard of the shore has been searched, every native questioned.""What's going on there?" Riever asked his steersman.
Pen smiled on.There was a significant exchange of glances, startled on his part, quietly assured on hers. He saw that it was useless to deny it.
It was the Wagon Master, and his calmness was that of exhaustion. He had yelled and sworn himself dry, and was collecting another fund of abuse to spout at men and animals.
The brigade to which the 200th Ind. belonged was to march in the rear of the long procession that day. This was lucky for Si, as it gave him an hour or two more than he would otherwise have had to get hitched up. But all the same he thought he would begin early, so as to be on hand with his team in good time.