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THE BEAST WITH FIVE FINGERS

But Eustace did not follow the advice of his uncle and marry. Old habits crept over and covered his new experience. He was, if anything, less morose, and showed a greater inclination to take his natural part in country society.
Then came the burglary. The men, it was said, broke into the house by way of the conservatory. It was really little more than an attempt, for they only succeeded in carrying away a few pieces of plate from the pantry. The safe in the study was certainly found open and empty, but, as Mr. Eorlsover informed the police inspector, he had kept nothing of value in it during the last six months.
`Then you're lucky in getting off so easily, sir,' the man replied. `By the way they have gone about their business I should say they were experienced cracksmen. They must have caught the alarm when they were just beginning their evening's work.'
`Yes,' said Eustace, `I suppose I am lucky.'
`I've no doubt,' said the inspector, `that we shall be able to trace the men. I've said that they must have been old hands at the game. The way they got in and opened the safe shows that. But there 's one little thing that puzzles me. One of them was careless enough not to wear gloves, and I'm bothered if I know what he was trying to do. I've traced his finger-marks on the new varnish on the window-sashes in every one of the downstairs rooms. They are very distinctive ones too.'
`Right hand or left or both?' asked Eustace.
`Oh, right every time. That's the funny thing. He must have been a foolhardy fellow, and I rather think it was him that wrote that.' He took out a slip of paper from his pocket. `That's what he wrote, sir: "I've got out, Eustace Borlsover, but I'll be back before long." Some jailbird just escaped, I suppose. It will make it all the easier for us to trace him. Do you know the writing, sir?'
`No,' said Eustace. `It's not the writing of anyone I know.'
`I 'm not going to stay here any longer,' said Eustace to Saunders at luncheon. `I've got on far better during the

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