resistance. We may still arrive in time.”
“Yes, master, but how are we to get into Notre-Dame?”
“I have the key to the tower.”
“And how are we to get out again?”
“Behind the cloister there is a little door which opens on the Terrain and the water.
I have taken the key to it, and I moored a boat there this morning.”
“I have had a beautiful escape from being hung!” Gringoire repeated.
“Eh, quick! come!” said the other.
Both descended towards the city with long strides.