The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Wrecker by Stevenson & Osbourne:|
accounts. I said you never could be got to understand whose
was whose. I had to say that because of some entries in the
"For God's sake," I cried, "put me out of this agony! What did
you accuse me of?"
"Accuse you of?" repeated Jim. "Of what I'm telling you. And
there being no deed of partnership, I made out you were only a
kind of clerk that I called a partner just to give you taffy; and so
I got you ranked a creditor on the estate for your wages and the
money you had lent. And----"
I believe I reeled. "A creditor!" I roared; "a creditor! I'm not in