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The Surgeon 杭州减压会所was famous for prescribing bluemass and quinine for every ailment presented to him, from sore feet to “shell fever.” Si
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Si wandered over to the Sutler’s in hopes of seeing something there that would help him. He was about despairing when he noticed a boy open a can of large, yellow peaches.
“The very thing,” said Si, slapping his thigh. “Say, young man, gi’ me a can o’ peaches jest like them.”
Si took his can and carefully approached his tent, that he might decide upon his plan before Shorty could see him and his load. He discovered that 杭州足浴吧 Shorty was sitting at a little distance, with his back to him, cleaning his gun, which he had taken apart.
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“Open your mouth and shut your eyes, Shorty,” he said. “I saw some o’ the nicest canned peaches down at the Sutler’s, and I suddenly got hungry for some. I bought a can and brung ’em up to the tent. Jest try ’em.”
He stuck the spoon out towards Shorty’s mouth. The latter, with his gunlock in one hand and a greasy rag in the other, looked at the tempting morsel, opened his mouth, and the deed 杭州按摩足浴网 was done.
“Must’ve left a stone in that peach,” he said, as he gulped it down.
“Mebbe so,” said Si, with a guilty flush, and pretending to examine the others. “But I don’t find none in the