And the absurdity of the episode concerns only me, my enemy Falk, and my friend Hermann.
Then he said to me, "Everybody has his troub les," and as we went on remarked that he would never have known anything of mine hadn't he by an extraordinary chance been detained on shore by Captain Falk.
And yet this same glance when turned upon Christian Falk must have been as efficient as the searchlight of a battle-ship.
I daresay there are yet a few shipmasters afloat who remember Falk and his tug very well.
This advice, apart from unavoidable business re lations, was easy to follow because Falk intruded upon no one.
On the bright side, she added, a man named Peter Hastings Falk
had arranged for a couple of gallery owners to visit in December.