Excerpt from The Revealer of Secrets; Or the House That Jack Built, a New Story Upon an Old Foundation, Vol. 3 of 3: In Three Volumes After the departure of Stanford, old Bridget re-entered the room; she was proud of the recovery of Hammond, as in part she attributed it to the good effects of her nursing; and in the quaint, the provincial, and the hacknied expressions of Bridget, and her long details, Hammond had derived much amusement - Well, sir, and how is it with ye by this time? Well, bless us all! only to think of your being got about again! About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.