"Why, it was to show you I could!" "Oh, yes, you could. He broke off and, turning towards Dante, said with quiet indignation: --And I may tell you, ma'am, that I, if you mean me, am no renegade catholic. The night you spent half an hour wrangling with Doherty about the shortest way from Sallygap to Larras. It was the clapping that greeted the entry of the dumbbell team on the stage.