It appeared as if he had scarcely had a moment's time to touch the rope or look over the stern, when he came scrambling back, as pale as the morning, and gasped
"Why -- why -- yes, I like him, of course," gasped
Anne, wondering if she were telling the literal truth.
"I--I had to go to--to the store," she gasped
, almost in a whisper, "I had to go--"
The City is conquered!" gasped
the Royal Army, who was all out of breath.
"My stars and stockings!" gasped
Nancy, hurrying on again.
"Most remarkable, most remarkable!" gasped