Twenty Years After Chapter 53 Page 6

“Better; but do you think that we’ve got them this time?”

“Got what?”

“You your command, and I my title?”

“I’faith!

yes — I should expect so; besides, if they forget, I shall take the liberty of reminding them.”

“The queen’s voice! she is speaking,” said Porthos; “I think she wants to ride on horseback.”

“Oh, she would like it, but — — ”

“But what?”

“The cardinal won’t allow it. Gentlemen,” he said, addressing the two musketeers,