The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Mistress Wilding by Rafael Sabatini:|
"He arrived here a couple of hours ago, sir..."
"Wilding here? Oddsheart! I was more than well advised to come. Where
is he, man?"
"Sh, sir! He's asleep in the library. You'll wake him, you'll wake
But Trenchard never paused. He crossed the hail at a bound, and flung
wide the library door. "Anthony!" he shouted. "Anthony!" And in the
background Walters cursed him for a fool. Wilding leapt to his feet,
awake and startled.