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One cup to the dead already.Sandy, Larry and Dick shook their heads, looking hopeful.
Felipa nodded. "A very little," she said.
Charles was anxious to follow up his victory by marching directly into England, trusting to the effect of this signal triumph to bring all inclined to the Stuart dynasty to his standard. He was confident that if he met with anything like success on the way, a rapid march would put London in his possession. And, in truth, such was the miserably misgoverned condition of the country at the time, that, had he come with a tolerable French army, nothing could have prevented him from becoming master of the kingdom. Never was England so thoroughly exposed to foreign danger, so utterly unarmed and unprotected, whilst it had been sending such armaments to the Continent. Fortunately, the French had not supported the Pretender on this occasion, as they had promised, and fortunately, too, when Charles came to review the army with which he proposed to enter England, there remained of it only one thousand four hundred men. The rest had gone home with their booty; nay, some had gone and were returning, not to fight, but to carry off more which they had concealed.
Thats good, Larry remarked. Now the coast will be clear, the ghost can walk, and I will be with my trusty comrades to trip him up.The confederate on the yacht was to secure the gems, somehow, and they must have had a radio somewhere to get messages, Larry was beginning to see daylight and to concur with Sandys opinions.
And Foster answered him that there would be thirty or forty.