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He was now twenty-seven, looking in some ways strangely older, in others far younger, than his age. The boy in him had not had much chance of surviving adolescence. Life had come down too hard on him. A grim struggle does not nourish youth, and mentally Reuben was ten or twelve years ahead of twenty-seven. His splendid health and strength, however, had maintained a physical boyishness, expressing itself in zeal and high spirits, a keen appetite, a boundless capacity for work, an undaunted enterprise. He was always hungry, he fell asleep directly his head touched the pillow, and slept like a child beside the tossing and wakeful Naomi.
"I am brought here," Gornom said. "I am an elder many times. What the masters say, I do. Now they say I come here, and I come."
He was still looking into her eyes, and she was visited by a terrible feeling that came to her sometimes and went as quicklythat he was not so mad as people thought.
"Parties," Albin said. "Girls. Drinks. What else is there?""We'll finish this later," the Orderly whispered to Si, as he went to his place on the right.
"Will we have to fight them cavalry again tomorrow jest the same way?" asked little Pete, still somewhat nervously.