The great essential to our happiness and prosperity is that we adhere to the principles upon which the Government was established and insist upon their faithful observance. Then he was before me again with the air of a person for whom, outside, someone who had frankly to be reckoned with was waiting. Do you know what I think about you now as compared with myself? --My dear man, said Cranly urbanely, you are incapable, do you know, absolutely incapable of thinking. No heed was paid to his words.