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'You really are a sport, Mr Chalmers,' said Elizabeth gratefully. 'It would kill me to wait a minute. I shan't feel happy until I've got it over. Will you stay here while I go up and see that Nutty's safe in his room?' she added as they entered the house.
She stopped abruptly. A feline howl had broken the stillness of the night, followed instantly by a sharp report.
'What was that?'
'It sounded like a car backfiring.'
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She was gone only a moment.
'It's all right,' she said. 'I peeped in. He's doing deep breathing exercises at his window which looks out the other way. Come along.'
When they reached the outhouse they found the door open.
'Did you do that?' said Elizabeth. 'Did you leave it open?'
'I don't remember doing it myself. It must have swung open. Well, this saves us a walk. He'll have gone.'
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'Yes, I suppose so; but he's sure not to be there. Have you a match?'
Bill struck one and held it up.
The match went out.
'What is it? What has happened?'