Tips, opportunities to make money：pizza swap"You saw Fred, of course," she began then.
"Yes." Short as the word was, it carried a volume of meaning to Miss
Maggie's fearful ears. She turned to him quickly.
"Mr. Smith, it—it isn't true, is it?"
"I'm afraid it is."
Tips, opportunities to make money：money making"You saw him—drinking, then?"
"Yes. I saw some, and I heard—more. It's just as I feared. He's got in with Gaylord and the rest of his set at college, and they're a bad lot—drinking, gambling—no good."
Tips, opportunities to make money：challenge coin"But Fred wouldn't—gamble, Mr. Smith! Oh, Fred wouldn't do that. And he's so ambitious to get ahead! Surely he'd know he couldn't get anywhere in his studies, if—if he drank and gambled!"
"It would seem so."
"Did you see his father? I saw him only a minute at the first, and he didn't look well a bit, to me."
"Yes, I saw him. I found him in his den just as I did last year. He didn't look well to me, either."
"Did he say anything about—Fred?"
"Not a word—and that's what worries me the most. Last year he talked a lot about him, and was so proud and happy in his coming success. This time he never mentioned him; but he looked—bad."
"What did he talk about?"