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THE ANKARDYNE PEW

"Here is the patience of the saints; here are they that keep the commandments of God." Miss Ankardyne's is one. And I suppose,' he added, `that there may be some of whom the eleventh verse is true.' He read it out to me: `And the smoke of their torment ascendeth for ever and ever; and they have no rest day nor night, who worship the beast and his image, and whosever receiveth the mark of his name.'
I thought at first that he was right; that the 12 might originally have been engraved as 11. But closer scrutiny showed that, though some of the figures had certainly been tampered with, it was not either the 2 or the 3. Prendergast hit on what I believe is the right solution. `The R,' he said, `has been superimposed on an L, and the 1 was originally 5. The reference is to Leviticus xiv. 52, 53.' If he is correct, we have still far to go. I have read and re-read those verses so often during the day, that I can write them down from memory:
`And he shall cleanse the house with the blood of the bird, and with the running water, and with the living bird, and with the cedar wood, and with the hyssop, and with the scarlet:
`But he shall let go the living bird out of the city into the open fields, and make an atonement for the house; and it shall be clean.'
Miss Ankardyne told Prendergast that she was dimly aware of something connected with pain and fire and a bird. It is at least a curious coincidence.
Mason knows nothing about Francis Ankardyne except his name. He tells me that the Ankardyne squires of a hundred years ago had a reputation for evil living; in that, of course, they were not peculiar.
Spent the afternoon in the library in a rather fruitless search for clues. I found two books with the name `Francis Ankardyne' written on the fly-leaf. It was perhaps just as well that they should be tucked away on one of the upper shelves. One was inscribed as the gift of his cousin, Cotter Crawley. Query: Who is Crawley, and can he be identified with my man in black?

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