The wooden slide was drawn back and the faint murmur of a voice troubled the silence. During all those years he had never heard from any of his masters a flippant word: it was they who had taught him christian doctrine and urged him to live a good life and, when he had fallen into grievous sin, it was they who had led him back to grace. Why, Johnny Cashman, you must be nearing the century. Oh, it was quite settled that she MUST share! "Just what you saw from the dining room a minute ago was the effect of that.