Young Andrews sprang to his feet, and, with the force of a hose flushing a gutter, swept his soiled visitors into the hall.
Thorndike it was evident that young Andrews had entirely forgotten him.
Thorndike was still smiling when young Andrews leaned over the rail.
If you speak to the judge, NOW--" The voice of Andrews faded away in horror.
Not knowing in what way he had offended, but convinced that it was only by the grace of Andrews he had escaped a dungeon, Mr.
The tipstaffs beat upon the rail, the lawyer he had interrupted uttered an indignant exclamation, Andrews came hurriedly toward him, and the young judge slowly turned his head.
Young Andrews, not being acquainted with the moods of the great man, added cheerfully: "By one o'clock, anyway.
Thorndike had risen, and, in farewell, was holding out his hand to Andrews.
He found this, partially, in praising, through Andrews, the young judge who had publicly rebuked him.
He was moving out of the railed enclosure when Andrews called him by name.
And Isaacs & Sons were delighted at the great man's pleasantry, and afterward repeated it many times, calling upon each other to bear witness, and Spear felt as though some one had given him a new backbone, and Andrews, who was guiding Thorndike out of the building, was thinking to himself what a great confidence man had been lost when Thorndike became a banker.
Andrews," he called, "jump in, and I'll give you a lunch at Sherry's.