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CHAPTER IV

" Are you ready ? One ... two ... The skiff bounded over the current, the rowlocks creaking under their jerks. To counteract Harbord's great sweeps, Denis plunged his blade in sharp short stabs. A wave foamed at the bow, and the boat zigzagged furiously across the river. Ockley laughed weakly in the stern, and at last called, " easy." Denis and Harbord leaned on their oars, and they floated down with the stream ; past Athens, where the better swimmers bathed ; past the entrance to Cuckoo Weir, a shady backwater, graded to all depths, where boys were able to walk before they could swim. Big drops of moisture plopped from the railway bridge as they drifted under. Denis listened in vain for the rumble and shudder of a train's approach. He loved trains and walked three miles on Sunday afternoons to see the West of England expresses pass. But no train was coming on the Windsor branch. Their blades fell into some sort of time as the school boathouse came in sight. Cox executed a magnificent sweep and shot them alongside the raft with the bow correctly facing upstream. They paid the boatmen and put on their coats. "jolly good row," said Harbord, examining his blisters. " Of course, you're used to it, Bailey, if you live on the sea. Have you got a yacht ?"
" Not exactly ; but she sails pretty decently, and I'm having a centre-plate put in by next holidays."
" Sounds the goods," said Harbord.
" She's a nice little craft," said Denis. He might ask one of them to stay later, he thought.
They walked up through South Meadow. The grass was deep and full of buttercups and daisies. A piano sounded painfully in the music schools. Someone was sweating away at practising a piece.
" Coming to have a mess before absence ? " said Ockley. Denis hesitated, and decided, " No, I'm going to look up Llewellyn, I think. I haven't seen him yet." He left them and dived down a tile-paved passage. Llewellyn was the drawing-master and a useful artist himself. He had theories about art and enforced them. But he interested boys in

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