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Red Pepper Burns

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Published: 1910
Language: English
Wordcount: 43,477 / 125 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 83.3
LoC Category: PN
Series: Dr. R.P. Burns
Downloads: 652
mnybks.net#: 5910
Excerpt

ere, Red, what's the use of taking it out on me like that, if you are mad at something? If your head - "

"I wish it did ache - like ten thousand furies. It might take some of the pressure off somewhere else," growled R. P. Burns. He shut the door of the inner office hard behind him.

"I thought so," declared Arthur Chester, suddenly forgetting about his headache in his anxiety to know the explanation of the five cylinders. It was a small suburban town in which they lived, and if something had gone wrong it was a matter of common interest. "Can you tell me about it ?" he asked - a little diffidently, for none knew better than he that things could not always be told, and that no lips were locked tighter than Red Pepper's when the secret was not his to tell.

"Engine's on the blink. Got to go out and fix it," was the unpromising reply. Burns picked up a sparkplug from the office desk as he spoke.

"Had your dinner?"

"Don't want it."

"Shall I go out with you?"

The ans

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