Presently, with an odour of cooking, the Frau Professor came in, a short, very stout woman with tightly dressed hair and a red face; she had little eyes, sparkling like beads, and an effusive manner.
A bell summoned him to dinner at one o'clock, and he found the Frau Professor's guests assembled in the drawing-room.
No, Frau Liesecke; but that is because they are fresh water, and different.
Now, Frau Liesecke, I have shown you Bournemouth, and I have shown you Poole, so let us walk backward a little, and look down again at Swanage.
The doctor had been no less carefully armed and accoutered by his housekeeper, the vigilant Frau
Ilsy, and sallied forth in his camlet robe by way of surcoat, his black velvet cap under his cocked hat, a thick clasped book under his arm, a basket of drugs and dried herbs in one hand, and in the other the miraculous rod of divination.