Having assured to other countries by treaty the protection of our laws for such of their subjects or citizens as we permit to come within our jurisdiction, we now leave to a state or a city, not under the control of the Federal Government, the duty of performing our international obligations in this respect. We waited in fact till two nights later; but that same evening, before we scattered, he brought out what was in his mind. --Lord Leitrim's coachman, yes, said Mr Dedalus. "Do you think he--?" "Won't, if he has the chance, turn on me? Yes, I venture still to think it.