A Thief in the Night
your place, Bunny. My hands were not tied like yours. Unfortunately, most of the
jewels have gone on the honeymoon with the happy pair; but these emerald links
are all. right, and I don't know what the bride was doing to leave this diamond
comb behind. Here, too, is the old silver skewer I've been wanting for years -
they make the most charming paper-knives in the world - and this gold cigarette-
case will just do for your smaller Sullivans."
Nor were these the only pretty things that Raffles set out in twinkling array upon
the opposite cushions. But I do not pretend that this was one of our heavy hauls,
or deny that its chief interest still resides in the score of the Second Test Match of
that Australian tour.