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I didn t mean old peas and hair shirts and sleeping on the stones. I mean we ll make her a sorry present, explained Anthea. Look here I vote Cyril doesn t tell us his idea until we ve done something for old Nurse. It s worse for us than him, she added hastily, because he knows what it is and we don t. Do you all agree The others would have been ashamed not to agree, so they did. It was not till quite near the end of dinner mutton fritters and blackberry and apple pie that out of the earnest talk of the four came an idea that pleased everybody and would, they hoped, please Nurse. Cyril and Robert went out with the taste of apple still in their mouths and the purple of blackberries on their lips and, in the case of Robert, on the wristband as well and bought a big sheet of cardboard at the stationers. Then at the plumber s shop, that has tubes and pipes and taps and gas fittings in the window, they bought a pane of glass the same size as the cardboard. The man cut it with a very interesting tool that had a bit of diamond at the end, and he gave them, out of his own free generousness, a large piece of putty and a small piece of glue. While they were out the girls had floated four photographs of the four children off their cards in hot water. These were now stuck in a row along the top of the cardboard. Cyril put the glue to melt in a jampot, and put the jampot in a saucepan and saucepan on the fire, while Robert painted a wreath of poppies round the photographs. He painted rather well and very quickly, and poppies are easy to do if you ve once been shown how. Then Anthea drew some printed letters and Jane coloured them. The words.added, glancing across the market place to where an enormous gateway with huge side buildings towered towards the sky. To right and left of it were other buildings only a little less magnificent. Did you wish to seek out the Temple of Amen Ra asked a soft voice behind them, or the Temple of Mut, or the Temple of Khonsu They turned to find beside them a young man. He was shaved clean from head to foot, and on his feet were light papyrus sandals. He was clothed in a linen tunic of white, embroidered heavily in colours. He was gay with anklets, bracelets, and armlets of gold, richly inlaid. He wore a ring on his finger, and he had a short jacket of gold embroidery something like the Zouave soldiers wear, and on his neck was a gold collar with many amulets hanging from it. But among the amulets the children could see none like theirs. It doesn t matter which Temple, said Cyril frankly. Tell me your mission, said the young man. I am a divine father of the Temple of Amen Ra and perhaps I can help you. Well, said Cyril, we ve come from the great Empire on which the sun never sets. I thought somehow that you d come from some odd, out of the way spot, said the priest with courtesy. And we ve seen a good many palaces. We thought we should like to see a Temple, for a change, said Robert. The Psammead stirred uneasily in its embroidered bag. Have you brought gifts to the Temple asked the priest cautiously. We HAVE got some gifts, said Cyril with equal caution. You see there s magic mixed up in it. So we can t tell you everything. But we don t want to give our uv protection cooling face mask gifts for nothing. Beware how you insult the god, said the priest sternly. I also can do magic. I can make a waxen image of you, and I can say words which, as the wax image melts before the fire, will make you dwindle away and at last perish miserably. Pooh said Cyril stoutly, that s nothing. I can make FIRE itself I should jolly well like to see you do it, said the priest unbelievingly. Well, you shall, said Cyril, nothing uv protection cooling face mask easier. Just stand close round me. Do you need no preparation no fasting, no incantations The priest s tone was incredulous. The incantation s quite short, said Cyril, taking the hint and as for fasting, it s not needed in MY sort of magic. union Jack, Printing Press, Gunpowder, Rule Britannia Come, Fire, at the end of this little stick He had pulled a match from his pocket, and as he ended the incantation which contained no words that it seemed likely the Egyptian had ever heard he stooped in the little crowd of his relations and the.
at the equator. We are now in about 15 deg north latitude and a degree of longitude is 66.65 statute miles, or 57.9855 sea miles, near enough to call it 58. By the way, Louis, multiply the number of statute miles by.87, and it gives you the sea miles. Divide the knots by the same decimal, and it gives the statute miles. I will try to remember that decimal as you have done, replied Louis. Now, Mr. Scott, don t open Bowditch s Navigator to us, or talk about projection, logarithms, Gunter, and inspection for I am not capable of understanding them, for my trigonometry has gone to the weeping willows. Talk to us in English, Mr. Scott, laughed Miss Blanche. Let us go up a thing whcih protect the face mask on your face to Conference Hall, where there is a table, said the third uv protection cooling face mask officer, as he produced a book he had brought up from his state room. He led the way to the promenade, where he spread out a chart in the Orient Guide, which had twenty six diagrams of a clock, one at the foot of every fifteen degrees of longitude. At this point the commander came upon the promenade. Formerly the figures on a timepiece in Italy, and perhaps elsewhere, went up to twenty four, instead of repeating the numbers up to twelve and these diagrams are constructed on that plan, continued Scott. An attempt has been made to re establish this method in our own country. I learned once from a folder that a certain steamer would leave Detroit at half past twenty two meaning half past ten. But the plan was soon abandoned, interposed the captain. Aden, from which we sailed the other day, is in longitude uv protection cooling face mask 45 deg east. Every degree by meridians is equal to four minutes of clock time. Multiply the longitude by four, and the result in minutes is the difference of time between Greenwich and Aden, 180 minutes, or three hours. When it is noon at Greenwich, it is three o clock at Aden, as you see in the diagram before you. Three o clock in the morning, Mr. Scott queried the commander. In the afternoon, I should have juviniel medical face mask added. Going east the time is faster, and vice versa, continued the young officer. At our present speed our clocks must be put about twenty minutes ahead, for a third of an hour has gone to Davy Jones s locker. I understand all that perfectly, said Miss Blanche with an air of triumph. You will be a sea monster before you get home. The sirens were beautiful, and sang very sweetly, added Scott jocosely. They were wicked, and I don t want to be one. But I do not quite understand how you found out what time it was at 1pc unisex men women cool anti-dust cotton mouth face mask protect from dust noon to day, added the young lady. For every degree of longitude.green tablecloth. Now then said Cyril. But the Psammead had to have a plate of sand fetched for it, for it was quite faint. When it had refreshed itself a little it said Now then Let me see the face mask uv protection charm, and Anthea laid it on the green table cover. The Psammead shot out his long eyes to look at it, then it turned them reproachfully on Anthea and said But there s only half of it here This was indeed a blow. It was all there was, said Anthea, with timid firmness. She knew it was not her fault. There should be another piece, said the Psammead, and a sort of pin to fasten the two together. Isn t half any good Won t it work without the other bit It cost seven and six. Oh, bother, bother, bother Don t be silly little idiots said everyone and the Psammead altogether. Then there was a wretched silence. Cyril broke it What shall we do Go back to the shop and see if they haven t got the other half, said the Psammead. I ll go to sand till you come back. Cheer up Even the bit you ve got is SOME good, but it ll be no end of a bother if you can t find the other. So Cyril went to the shop. And the Psammead to sand. And the other three went to dinner, which uv protection cooling face mask was now ready. And old Nurse was very cross that Cyril was not ready too. The three were watching at the windows when Cyril returned, and even before he was near enough for them to see his face there was something about the slouch of his shoulders and set of his knickerbockers and the way he dragged his boots along that showed but too plainly that his errand had been in vain. Well they all said, hoping against hope on the front door step. No go, Cyril answered the man said the thing was perfect. He said it was a Roman lady s locket, and people shouldn t buy curios if they didn t know anything about arky something or other, and that he never went back on a bargain, because it wasn t business, and he expected his customers to act the same. He was simply nasty that s what he was, and I want my dinner. It was plain that Cyril was not pleased. The unlikeliness of anything really interesting happening in that parlour lay like a weight of lead on everyone s spirits. Cyril had medical disposable face mask his dinner, and just as he was swallowing the last mouthful of apple pudding there was a scratch at the door. Anthea opened it and in walked the Psammead. Well, it said, when it had heard the news, things might be worse. Only you won t be surprised if you have a few adventures before you get the other half. You want to get it, of course. Rather, was the general reply. And we don t mind adventureso an end in 1761 and Agra was sacked by the Jats, and later the Mahrattas completed the destruction they had begun. It was captured from Scindia in 1803 by the English under Lord Lake, and has since remained in their possession. In all these disasters its population, which had been seven full face mask lycra balaclava ultra-thin cycling motorcycle protecting ski neck pick up hundred thousand, dropped to ten thousand but under British rule it recovered some of its former prosperity, and it is now about one hundred and seventy thousand. If a man wants to build a house here he has only to dig for the material, for not far down he will find the stone and brick of the structures that crumbled into the earth after the death of the great emperor. We are now approaching the fortress, or the citadel as it is oftener called. It is a sort of acropolis, for it contains palaces, mosques, uv protection cooling face mask halls of justice, and other buildings. The carriages stopped at the principal gate, opposite to which is the mosque of Jummah Musjid, or the Cathedral Mosque. 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Now, of course, you see that the Psammead s being where it was, was the consequence of one of their wishes, and therefore was a Psammead wish, and as such could not be noticed by the medical reason horses wear face masks servants. And it was soon plain that in the Psammead s opinion old Nurse was still a servant, although she had now a house of her own, for she never noticed the Psammead at all. And that was as well, for she would never have consented to allow the girls to keep an animal and a bath of sand under their bed. When breakfast had been cleared away it was a very nice breakfast with hot rolls to it, a luxury quite out of the common way Anthea went and dragged out the bath, and woke the Psammead. It stretched and shook itself. You must have bolted your breakfast most unwholesomely, it said, you can t have been five minutes over it. We ve been nearly an hour, said Anthea. Come you know you promised. Now look here, said the Psammead, sitting back on the sand and shooting out its long eyes suddenly, we d better begin as we mean to go on. It won t do to have any misunderstanding, so I tell you plainly that Oh, PLEASE, uv protection cooling face mask Anthea pleaded, do wait till we get to the others. They ll think it most awfully sneakish of me to talk to you without them do come down, there s a dear. She knelt before the sand bath and held out her arms. The Psammead must have remembered how glad it had been to jump into those same little arms only the day before, for it gave a little grudging grunt, and jumped once more. Anthea wrapped it in her pinafore and carried it downstairs. It was welcomed in a thrilling silence. At last Anthea said, Now then What place is this asked the P.sort of plaything. Well, I wish that all these slaves may have in their hands this moment their fill of their favourite meat and drink. Instantly all the people in the Mile End Road, and in all the other streets where poor people live, found their hands full of things to eat and drink. From the cab window could be seen uv protection cooling face mask persons carrying every kind of food, and bottles and cans as well. Roast meat, fowls, red lobsters, great yellowy crabs, fried fish, boiled pork, beef steak puddings, baked onions, mutton pies most of the young people had oranges and sweets and cake. It made an enormous change in the look of the Mile End Road brightened it up, so to speak, and brightened up, more than you can possibly imagine, the faces of the people. Makes a difference, doesn t it said the Queen. That s the best wish you ve had yet, said Jane with cordial approval. just by the Bank the cabman stopped. I ain t agoin to drive you no further, he said. Out you gets. They got out rather unwillingly. I wants my tea, he said and they saw that on the box of the cab was a mound of cabbage, with pork chops and apple sauce, a duck, and a spotted currant pudding. Also a large can. You pay me my fare, he said threateningly, and looked down at the mound, muttering again about his tea. We ll take another cab, said Cyril with dignity. Give me change for a sovereign, if you please. But the cabman, as it turned out, was not at all a nice character. He took the sovereign, whipped up his horse, and disappeared in the stream of cabs and omnibuses and wagons, without giving them any change at all. Already a little crowd was collecting round the party. Come on, said Robert, leading the wrong way. breathable face mask for dust protection The crowd round them thickened. They were in a narrow street where many gentlemen in black coats and without hats were standing about on the pavement talking very uv protection cooling face mask loudly. How ugly their clothes are, said the Queen of Babylon. 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