The tambourine fell noisily to the floor. The Medium’s face changed, he groaned strangely and staggered back. Lagune
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She started back, stood erect, facing him with a strange hardness in her eyes.
In the moment Lewisham did not grasp the situation. He wanted to show that
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"And then, when a great number of people have heard of your views?" she said presently.
"Then I suppose we must form a party and … bring things about."
Another pause–full, no doubt, of elevated thoughts.
"I say," said Lewisham quit suddenly. "You do put–well–courage her. "You do help a fellow," he said.