汉兰达论坛=首页: It climbed in a northerly direction.。“Never mind,” Larry urged. “Can you get him into the boat, somehow, Jeff? You ought to land him at a hospital—or at the nearest airport. There’s a medical officer at every one—for crack-ups. Or, fly and telephone for help!” 飞度与昕动哪个好
汉兰达论坛=首页The ghost was getting ready to walk!
“What did you discover, Dick?”
“No. Set down in the little inlet, yonder.” He waved toward the shoreline concealed beyond the estate shrubbery. “It was closer to my own crate—it’s stalled yonder in the golf course.”
He went inside the hangar, closing the door, and resumed his vigil.
As they moved slowly along Larry, fending off a clump of tough grass into which the breeze sought to drift their rubber shell, caught sight of something dimly white, far in among the muddy grass roots.The supposed Mr. Everdail scribbled a note which he handed back to Sandy, who caught his idea of dropping instructions on the deck of the yacht.
汉兰达论坛=首页:Larry had no trouble following the boat with the white beam as a guide.
It startled Sandy to see Jeff turn in at the old house, climb the veranda steps, cross the porch to the door—and go in.240
“Why, I gave——】【
“They’re diving!” cried Sandy.
He waited, becoming shaky with the strain, for what seemed like a dragging eternity.。
But with his nerves taut, by sheer power of his cool will forcing himself to work steadily but not sharply, he brought the nose up, closing his eyes to that wild nightmare of water seeming to be leaping toward the airplane.。
“If they had given up, so soon,” Dick mused, holding his head low to avoid the icy blast of their high position, “if they’d given up Jeff would go straight to the hangar again. But they’re going across Long Island Sound toward Connecticut, just as the unknown person in the hydroplane boat did with the other life preserver.”。
“I mean to hop out in the airplane, sort of oversee the business of the transfer, and escort the hydroplane till she lands the emeralds, and then circle around till my friend, with the receipt, goes up onto the bank roof—it’s pretty high up—fourteen stories—and wig-wags an O.K. And I’d like dependable observers——”。