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There was some organ faintly approximating to the human heart, but it was infinitely more powerful, and the valvular action was exceedingly complex."Patience!" echoed Arthur. "Yes, I think they were right. We must have patience. We have to wait."
Another ramble on shore the following morning, and they left the soil[Pg 311] of Japan for the deck of the steamer. At noon they were slowly moving down the bay; they passed the island of Pappenberg, and, as they did so, Frank read from a book he had picked up in the ship's cabin the following paragraph:
THE THUNDER DRAGON. THE THUNDER DRAGON.
"Not for a few thousand years," replied the Clockwork man, with a slight twisting of his lip. "Perhaps never."The first four acts already past,
He attacked the problem of his upper lip with sturdy resolution. It was important that this part of his face should be quite smooth. There must not be even a suspicion of roughness. Tears started into his eyes as he harrowed that tender surface. He drew in his breath sharply, and in that moment of voluntary and glad travail achieved a metaphysical conception of the first magnitude.