The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain:|
I had wanted to ask the girl all those questions for.
"Why, great guns," I said, "don't I want to find
the castle? And how else would I go about it?"
"La, sweet your worship, one may lightly answer
that, I ween. She will go with thee. They always
do. She will ride with thee."
"Ride with me? Nonsense!"
"But of a truth she will. She will ride with thee.
Thou shalt see."
"What? She browse around the hills and scour the
woods with me -- alone -- and I as good as engaged to
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court