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pp报价“We will, gladly, sir,” agreed Larry.Overhauling the seaplane was not the question.
“The jinx has got us.”
So sound was his argument that the others hurried with him to the concealment of the nearby grove, after Larry had thoughtfully cut out the ignition so that the propeller would not revolve if its observers flew low enough to distinguish its position.
“The man came while I was there,” Larry told Dick. “He is named Deane, and he’s a nice-looking, quiet chap. It seems that when he landed with his ’chute, he came down and struck some driftwood or an old log, and it knocked the wind out of him. When he got back strength to cut himself loose, he tried to get to the seaplane but his landing, as I explained the location—well, you saw it when you flew over—his landing was made a couple of hundred yards away. I got the gardener to take me to the place, yesterday, in the hydroplane. There was a big, sunken log close to the torn ’chute.”Not only had they given in. Jeff, it appeared, had given up. In thickening mist the risks were too great.
“I’m disgusted with the whole thing,” the yacht owner grumbled. “I ought to have known better than to trust three young men under seventeen to solve such a mystery.”
“But he can’t outclimb the biplane, unless—】【。
As soon as the sensation created by the large offer was over, everybody looked suspiciously at his or her own neighbor.。
“Any other trays?” Mr. Everdail snapped.。
The men came running. They had scanned the place by the wharf, and, satisfied that no one lurked there and that the tender was secure, they had gone further along the inlet coast.。
“She did not know she was throwing them over!”。