The Camp Fire Girls Solve a Mystery
Katherine recovered from her surprise and remembered her manners. This man must live here. She must explain quickly, or he would take her for a burglar, coming in that way and looking around with a flashlight. Katherine suddenly felt apprehensive. Suppose he wouldn't believe her story? It was one thing to go into a house in search of a voice that wouldn't come to the door; it was another thing to find a man inside.
She cleared her throat and wet her lips. "Excuse me for coming in like this--" she began. She got no farther w