Stephen had been awaiting his father's return for there had been mutton hash that day and he knew that his father would make him dip his bread in the gravy. --When you make the next rebellion with hurleysticks, said Stephen, and want the indispensable informer, tell me. Did you ever see such a go-by-the-wall? His phrase was greeted by a strange laugh from a student who lounged against the wall, his peaked cap down on his eyes. We have been carried in safety through a perilous crisis.