A voice said: --Intellectual crankery is better out of this movement than in it. As we learn to go forward together at home, let us also seek to go forward together with all mankind. "But did the children give you a reason?" "For not alluding to your leaving us? Yes; they said you would like it better. Lynch smote himself sonorously on the chest and said: --Who has anything to say about my girth? Cranly took him at the word and the two began to tussle.