But perhaps somewhere in the world you could. How foolish his aim had been! He had tried to build a break-water of order and elegance against the sordid tide of life without him and to dam up, by rules of conduct and active interest and new filial relations, the powerful recurrence of the tides within him. Nearly all of us recognize that as intricacies of human relationships increase, so power to govern them also must increase - power to stop evil; power to do good. " "And he so dreadfully below," said Mrs.