It's just like you," Godfrey burst out, in a bitter tone, "to talk about my selling Wildfire in that cool way--the last thing I've got to call my own, and the best bit of horse-flesh I ever had in my life.
But it'll perhaps rain cats and dogs to-morrow, as it did yesterday, and then you can't go," said Godfrey, hardly knowing whether he wished for that obstacle or not.
With that, Dunstan slammed the door behind him, and left Godfrey to that bitter rumination on his personal circumstances which was now unbroken from day to day save by the excitement of sporting, drinking, card-playing, or the rarer and less oblivious pleasure of seeing Miss Nancy Lammeter.
That, at least, was the condition of Godfrey Cass in this six-and-twentieth year of his life.
The yoke a man creates for himself by wrong-doing will breed hate in the kindliest nature; and the good-humoured, affectionate-hearted Godfrey Cass was fast becoming a bitter man, visited by cruel wishes, that seemed to enter, and depart, and enter again, like demons who had found in him a ready-garnished home.
But Godfrey thrust her away without looking at her, and left the room, followed humbly by the unresenting Snuff--perhaps because she saw no other career open to her.
So that is the tail end of the telegram which Godfrey Staunton dispatched within a few hours of his disappearance.
I have no doubt, sir, that my friend Godfrey, when we find him, will be prepared to do that.
A most urgent telegram was dispatched to you from London by Godfrey Staunton at six-fifteen yesterday evening--a telegram which is undoubtedly associated with his disappearance-- and yet you have not had it.
Of course, I had at the outset no particular reason to connect these journeys with the disappearance of Godfrey Staunton, and was only inclined to investigate them on the general grounds that everything which concerns Dr.
Godfrey Staunton, and I am convinced that the best service you can do to that gentleman is to return at once to London and to report to your employer that you are unable to trace him.
The defeat of the Light Blues may be entirely attributed to the unfortunate absence of the crack International, Godfrey Staunton, whose want was felt at every instant of the game.
A year ago Godfrey Staunton lodged in London for a time and became passionately attached to his landlady's daughter, whom he married.
It's the final innings Keith Royston as Godfrey
TALKING Stock Productions, the West Yorkshire theatre company that brought Godfrey
's Last Stand and Godfrey
's Last Love to Northern audiences, is about to premiere the last in the trilogy, Godfrey
's Last Summer.
Two postal employees working in United States Postal Service offices in Belleville and Godfrey
have been indicted on two separate charges.