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CHAPTER XIV - A TALL SHIP

ABOUT the same time as Madelaine Kenton was trying to make out whether it was Paris or Malta where she had met the Comte before, Molly Finch was facing a man who had entered the room where she was held captive. It had been a dreary day and she hoped that things were now coming to a head.
He had tapped most punctiliously on the door and awaited her permission to come in, and his whole subsequent behaviour was on the same respectful lines. He spoke English with considerable difficulty.
" M'selle," he began. " I am sorry that this has been necessary. But you need not be afraid. We mean you no harm."
Molly was looking steadily at him as he spoke. He had shifty eyes which never met hers the whole time they were talking. But it was his hands she was
interested in. These were not her captor's hands.
Never would she forget those cruel hands which gripped her in a python-like embrace the night before. Never would she forget the long hand that reached out to replace the telephone on the table-or the thick gold ring on his little finger.
" What do you want of me, m'sieu ?" she asked in French.
At once the air grew easier-he could speak French fluently.
" Ah ! M'selle speaks French." He actually smiled ;

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