“I see the ships,” said The Eavesdropper, as he stole round the world to me, “on a dozen sides of the world. I hear them fighting with the sea.”
“And what do you see on the ships?” I said.
“Figures of men and women—thousands of figures of men and women.”
“And what are they doing?”
“They are walking fiercely,” he said,—“some of... more...