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"No, sir, but the facts might be met speciously enough. Suppose thatthis man Boone had thrust Neville St. Clair through the window,there is no human eye which could have seen the deed. What would he dothen? It would of course instantly strike him that he must get ridof the tell-tale garments. He would seize the coat, then, and be inthe act of throwing it out, when it would occur to him that it wouldswim and not sink. He has little time, for he has heard the scuffledownstairs when the wife tried to force her way up, and perhaps he hasalready heard from his lascar confederate that the police are hurryingup the street. There is not an instant to be lost. He rushes to somesecret hoard, where he has accumulated the fruits of his beggary,and he stuffs all the coins upon which he can lay his hands into thepockets to make sure of the coats sinking. He throws it out, and wouldhave done the same with the other garments had not he heard the rushof steps below, and only just had time to close the window when thepolice appeared."
“Do you mind leaving the ball early to-night?” he asked, still not looking at me.
"Quite so," I answered with some mystification. "And on B row.""That is most satisfactory. What else did he tell you?""He showed me his strong-room, as he called it. It really is astrong-room- like a bank- with iron door and shutter- burglar-proof,as he claimed. Whoever, the woman seems to have had a duplicate key,and between them they had carried off some seven thousand pounds worthof cash and securities."
The magician left Persia for ever, which plainly showed that he was no uncle of Aladdins, but a cunning magician who had read in his magic books of a wonderful lamp, which would make him the most powerful man in the world. Though he alone knew where to find it, he could only receive it from the hand of another. He had picked out the foolish Aladdin for this purpose, intending to get the lamp and kill him afterwards.