เวบ สลอต186 "I am not sure that Captain Breaker would be willing to receive me as his second lieutenant," Christy objected. "Dave," called the captain. "Here, sir," replied the steward, coming into the cabin and gazing with astonishment at the negro. "This man has done a good work; take care of him, give him a good breakfast, and see that no one insults him." 31 The breakfast was rather a sad gathering on account of this parting, for Christy was to leave in another hour. Bertha Pembroke and her father were quite as sad as the mother and sister, and the young officer did his best to cheer up the family and the guests. He tried to make them laugh, but he found it was up-hill work. "Count them for yourself!" exclaimed Captain Flanger in brutal tones.