professor litefoot

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“That’s my trouble, Litefoot.”
“What?”
“I’m not awfully–well I’m not so bally brave when it comes to it.  I try to be, but I’m not.”
“If it comes to it I don’t suppose anybody is.”
“Well I thought I ought to tell you anyway.  In case I let the side down.”
“You won’t, Henry.  I know you won’t.”