Sunday, October 29, 2006
"Blood-curdling..." -- Part 31
"Oh, stop your caterwauling," said Haggis.
"But," Will Klopp stuttered. "But -- but you were a -- a giant and frightful snake the last I heard tell o' ye."
"And now I am not. Deal with it. Will you give me a ride? I will pay you."
"Aye, you may ride on my cart, for far be it from me to offend a -- a lady such as you, but I will take no money from thee."
"Whatever. When do you depart?"
"Meet me in the High Street in one hour's time. I will have my cart loaded and will pick you up there."
"So mote it be. I will see you in one hour's time, then."