"How right? Sadovich speaks for those monks as if he were hired by them. What does he say?"
"He says that these shots will be heard through the whole country, from the Carpathians to the Baltic."
"Let the king command in such case to tear the skin from Count Veyhard and send it as an offering to the cloister; for he it is who instigated to this siege."
Here Miller seized his head.
"But it is necessary to finish at a blow. It seems to me, something tells me, that in the night they will send some one to negotiate; meanwhile fire after fire!"
The day passed then as the day previous, full of thunder, smoke, and flames. Many such were to pass yet over Yasna Gora. But the defenders quenched the conflagrations and cannonaded no less bravely. One half the soldiers went to rest, the other half were on the walls at the guns.
The people began to grow accustomed to the unbroken