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Slowly she edged to the wharf-side.
Hammond signed to Janey to stay where she was. The old harbour-master stepped forward; he followed. As to "ladies first," or any rot like that, it never entered his head.
Here we are at last! It was all he could say. And Janey emerged, and her cool little voice - the only voice in the world for him - said, "Well, darling! Have you been waiting long?
It was over now. But the point was, he had a cab waiting at the end of the wharf. Was she ready to go off. Was her luggage ready?
In that case they could cut off sharp with her cabin luggage and let the rest go hang until to-morrow. He bent over her and she looked up with her familiar half-smile. She was just the same.
Not a day changed. She laid her small hand on his sleeve. Never better in their lives. If she wanted another ten minutes - As he gave way she was surrounded. The whole first-class seemed to want to say good-bye to Janey. Hammond, what this boat would have been without you!
And she took it all - just as usual. Just her little self - just Janey all over; standing there with her veil thrown back.
Hammond never noticed what his wife had on. It was all the same to him whatever she wore. All this while Janey handed him round.
To follow Janey down the passage that she knew so well - that was so strange to him; to part the green curtains after her and to step into the cabin that had been hers gave him exquisite happiness.This is a list of short fiction by Stephen King (b. ). This includes short stories, novelettes, and novellas, as well as heartoftexashop.com is arranged chronologically by first publication.
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