At last he walked away with the book, the colporteur assuring him it would do him only good.
It was found to correspond exactly with that of the colporteur!
But it was worth while lugging about a big trunk full of useless books like any colporteur, was it?
When they had finished, the colporteur said: "It is good to pray, I believe!"
But these are not my words,” said the colporteur, “they are the words of God.
There was not the same public to welcome the Gypsy as had hailed the colporteur.
“I take but the proper price,” answered the colporteur, returning most of them to him.
Among the colporteur's arguments, however, was one that overcame him.
Little Ava received no answer to her epistle sent by the colporteur, and she was eagerly looking out for his return.
As the key turned in the lock, the colporteur found his voice.