In that sense, it appears Allingham not only defied his statistical life span, but longevity science as well.
Whenever someone lives as long as Allingham did, others are eager to learn his secret.
Allingham prefers ligatures of horsehair in these operations, and mentions the carbolized catgut in preference to silk.
The chairman arose and shook Allingham's hand long and heartily.
"I must be going, too;" and Allingham followed, walking down street as far as his office.
"You'll both have to go back to Roma in this one," said Gertrude's chauffeur to Allingham.
But if an illustrator is wanted, I know one whose work is exquisite—Mrs. Allingham.
"You don't mean to say you were kidnaped, too," cried Allingham.
By this time they were upstairs and at Allingham's door, for they had not done their talking standing still.
"Just as I supposed my committee had sent for me," interposed Allingham.