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Sir Henry was surprised, a bit embarassed, and also slightly irritated to find he had no privacy.
"You would have thought the middle of that prairie a fairly safe place for a man to be private," said he, "but, by thunder, the whole countryside seems to have been out to see me do my wooing-- and a mighty poor wooing at that! Where had you engaged a seat?"
The Hound of the Baskervilles