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13. H reskjM

H /kQwardli /lFan waz mac plIzd t hIr Ht H /wikid /wic hAd bin meltd bF a bakit v wotar, n /dYraTi At wans anlokd H gEt v hiz prizan n set him frI. HE went in tageHar t H kAsal, wEr /dYraTi'z farst Akt waz t kYl Yl H /wiNkIz tageHar n tel Hem Ht HE war nO loNgar slEvz.

HEr waz grEt riJqsN amaN H jelO /wiNkIz, f HE hAd bin mEd t wark hyrd darN meni jIrz f H /wikid /wic, hM hAd YlwEz crItd Hem wiT grEt krMlti. HE kept Hs dE Az a holidE, Hn n evar Aftar, n spent H tFm in fIstN n dAnsN.

"if Qr frendz, H /skErkrO n H /tin /wUdmAn, war Onli wiT as," sed H /lFan, "F SUd b kwFt hApi."

"dOn't jM sapOz wI kUd reskjM Hem?" Askd H garl ANkSasli.

"wI kn crF," Ansard H /lFan.

sO HE kYld H jelO /wiNkIz n Askd Hem if HE wUd help t reskjM HEr frendz, n H /wiNkIz sed Ht HE wUd b dilFtd t d Yl in HEr pQr f /dYraTi, hM hAd set Hem frI fram bondiJ. sO SI cOz a nambar v H /wiNkIz hM lUkd Az if HE nM H mOst, n HE Yl styrtd awE. HE crAvald Ht dE n pyrt v H nekst antil HE kEm t H roki plEn wEr H /tin /wUdmAn lE, Yl bAtard n bent. hiz Aks waz nIr him, bat H blEd waz rastd n H hAndal brOkan of SYrt.

H /wiNkIz liftd him tendarli in HEr yrmz, n kErId him bAk t H /jelO kasal agen, /dYraTi SedN a fjM tIrz bF H wE At H sAd plFt v har Old frend, n H /lFan lUkN sObar n syri. wen HE rIcd H kAsal /dYraTi sed t H /wiNkIz:

"r enI v jYr pIpl tinsmiTs?"

"O, jes. sam v as r vEri gUd tinsmiTs," HE tOld har.

"Hn briN Hem t mI," SI sed. n wen H tinsmiTs kEm, briNN wiT Hem Yl HEr tMlz in bAskits, SI inkwFrd, "kn jM scrEtan Qt HOz dents in H /tin /wUdmAn, n bend him bAk intM SEp agen, n sOldar him tageHar wEr hI z brOkan?"

H tinsmiTs lUkd H /wUdmAn Ovar kErfali n Hn Ansard Ht HE TYt HE kUd mend him sO hI wUd b Az gUd Az evar. sO HE set t wark in wan v H big jelO rMmz v H kAsal n warkd f TrI dEz n fYr nFts, hAmarN n twistN n bendN n sOldarN n poliSN n pQndN At H legz n bodi n hed v H /tin /wUdmAn, antil At lAst hI waz scrEtand Qt intM hiz Old fYrm, n hiz jqnts warkd Az wel Az evar. t b Sar, HEr war sevaral pAcz on him, bat H tinsmiTs did a gUd job, n Az H /wUdmAn waz not a vEn mAn hI did not mFnd H pAcs At Yl.

wen, At lAst, hI wokd intM /dYraTi'z rMm n TANkd har f reskjMiN him, hI waz sO plIzd Ht hI wept tIrz v Jq, n /dYraTi hAd t wFp evri tIr kErfali fram hiz fEs wiT har Epran, sO hiz Jqnts wUd not b rastd. At H sEm tFm har On tIrz fel Tik n fAst At H Jq v mItN har Old frend agen, n HIz tIrz did not nId t b wFpd awE. Az f H /lFan, hI wFpd hiz Fz sO ofan wiT H tip v hiz tEl Ht i bikEm kwFt wet, n hI waz oblFJd t gO Qt intM H kYrtjyrd n hOld i in H san til i JrFd.

"if wI Onli hAd H /skErkrO wiT as agen," sed H /tin /wUdmAn, wen /dYraTi hAd finiSd telN him evrITiN Ht hAd hApand, "F SUd b kwFt hApi."

"wI mast crF t fFnd him," sed H garl.

sO SI kYld H /wiNkIz t help har, n HE wokd Yl Ht dE n pyrt v H nekst antil HE kEm t H tYl crI in H brAncz v wic H /wiNd /maNkIz hAd tYsd H /skErkrO'z klOz.

i waz a vEri tYl crI, n H craNk waz sO smMH Ht nO wan kUd klFm i; bat H /wUdmAn sed At wans, "F'l cop i dQn, n Hn wI kn get H /skErkrO'z klOz."

nQ wFl H tinsmiTs hAd bin At wark mendN H /wUdmAn himself, anaHar v H /wiNkIz, hM waz a gOldsmiT, hAd mEd an Aks-hAndal v sYlid gOld n fitd i t H /wUdmAn'z Aks, insted v H Old brOkan hAndal. aHarz pYliSd H blEd antil Yl H rast waz rimMvd n i glisand lFk barniSd silvar.

Az sMn Az hI hAd spOkan, H /tin /wUdmAn bigAn t cop, n in a SYrt tFm H crI fel Ovar wiT a krAS, wErapon H /skErkrO'z klOz fel Qt v H brAncz n rOld of on H grQnd.

/dYraTi pikd Hem ap n hAd H /wiNkIz kEri Hem bAk t H kAsal, wEr HE war stafd wiT nFs, klIn scrY; n bIhOld! hIr waz H /skErkrO, Az gUd Az evar, TANkN Hem Ovar n Ovar agen f sEvN him.

nQ Ht HE war rIjMnFtd, /dYraTi n har frendz spent a fjM hApi dEz At H /jelO /kAsal, wEr HE fQnd evrITiN HE nIdd t mEk Hem kamfartabl.

bat wan dE H garl TYt v /Ynt /em, n sed, "wI mast gO bAk t /oz, n klEm hiz promis."

"jes," sed H /wUdmAn, "At lAst F SAl get mF hyrt."

"n F SAl get mF brEnz," Add H /skErkrO Jqfali.

"n F SAl get mF kariJ," sed H /lFan TYtfali.

"n F SAl get bAk t /kAnzas," krFd /dYraTi, klApN har hAndz. "O, let as styrt f H /emarald /siti tamyrO!"

Hs HE disFdd t d. H nekst dE HE kYld H /wiNkIz tageHar n bEd Hem gUd-bF. H /wiNkIz war syri t hAv Hem gO, n HE hAd grOn sO fond v H /tin /wUdmAn HAt HE begd him t stE n rMl Ovar Hem n H /jelO /lAnd v H /west. fFndN HE war ditarmind t gO, H /wiNkIz gEv /tOtO n H /lFan Ic a gOldan kolar; n t /dYraTi HE prizentd a bjMtifal brEslit stadd wiT dFamandz; n t H /skErkrO HE gEv a gOld-hIdd wokN stik, t kIp him fram stambalN; n t H /tin /wUdmAn HE ofard a silvar ql-kAn, inlEd wiT gOld n set wiT preSas JMlz.

evri wan v H crAvalarz mEd H /wiNkIz a priti spIc in ritarn, n Yl SUk hAndz wiT Hem antil HEr yrmz Ekd.

/dYraTi went t H /wic'z kabard t fil har bAskit wiT fMd f H Jarni, n HEr SI waz H /gOldan /kAp. SI crFd i on har On hed n fQnd Ht i fitd har egzAktli. SI did not nO enITiN abQt H cyrm v H /gOldan /kAp, bat SI sY Ht i waz priti, sO SI mEd ap har mFnd t wEr i n kEri har sanbonit in H bAskit.

Hn, bIiN pripErd f H Jarni, HE Yl styrtd f H /emarald /siti; n H /wiNkIz gEv Hem TrI cIrz n meni gUd wiSz t kEri wiT Hem.

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