Hale-Rowe pleaded guilty to a lesser charge and testified against Langsner and Egbert.
Every one of them wired and the next day about noon the agent got word the stock was at Egbert.
Then to my amazement Cousin Egbert insisted that our cabman should sit at table with us.
It was the holy Egbert, who sent Willibrord with twelve companions to preach the gospel to the Frisians.
"He sounds honest enough," said the Tuttle person to Cousin Egbert.
The evening of the ball did not close without another surprise for Egbert Mason.
Poor Egbert's so dependent on him—quite helpless without him.
Too late I observed that the hitherto self-effacing Cousin Egbert was in range of my clumsiness.
Cousin Egbert muttered sullenly to himself as he assisted me with the bags.
He flung out his hands at Cousin Egbert in a gesture of pitiless scorn.