补充协议: 231。 “Be still,” cried Everdail. “We can thresh it out later. Right now let’s get those emeralds.” 代理合同
补充协议“Had his foot tied up, Master Larry. Said he was flyin’ and his power quit and he had to come down in a bad spot and a lot more.”Dim and hardly distinct to his straining eyes, there seemed to be in the slightly lighter gloom of the floor where the door opened, a shadow.
CHAPTER XXXIII A BATTLE ABOVE THE CLOUDSFacing them was a wide opening, sufficiently spacious to permit airplanes to be rolled through: in grooved slots at either side the door, made of joined metal slats working like the old-fashioned roll-top desk, could be raised or lowered by a motor and cable led over a drum.
“It could be,” Dick replied. “I’m wondering more about Sandy.”
Sandy gave up the race very quickly.He did not dare to find out. That “what” might be answered by “watching!”
“That’s so. But somebody said she did, or thought she must know the real ones.”Swiftly Larry threw his binoculars into focus as he swept the length of the yacht to discover what caused Sandy’s cry, for with a wing in his way he did not see the stern. They swung and he gave a shout of dismay and amazement.
Dick located the crack-up, Sandy indicated the spot and the pilot dropped so low that his trucks almost grazed the waving eel-grass. 补充协议:“Hooray!” Dick slapped Sandy’s shoulder. “The ‘man higher up’ has come down to earth! Here comes Larry!”
173“There’s a life preserver in the water!” Dick could see it without glasses. Sandy looked.“I believe you!” Larry spoke earnestly, reassuringly. “It’s a perfectly reasonable explanation.”
“Here comes the tug and floating crane, to salvage the seaplane,” said Jeff. “You’ll have to stay in the tug deckhouse, till we get the straight of this—and for holding a gun on us. You can explain to the police, maybe—as for us, we don’t need to explain!”
“And she will have to tell who was her partner,” added Dick.
As soon as the yacht came in sight, they stared toward the stern.。
Sandy regretted his ruse presently, because he heard a boat and realized that he could not see who occupied it: furthermore, while his position would enable him to be hidden and to go along if Jeff took off, he would be helpless in case of an accident to the craft.。