The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas:|
as notwithstanding the noise, this cavalier did not show
himself, it is to be presumed that he is a coward."
"Judge not rashly, says the Gospel," replied the cardinal.
"And now, gentlemen, that's well," continued the cardinal.
"I know what I wish to know; follow me."
The three Musketeers passed behind his Eminence, who again
enveloped his face in his cloak, and put his horse in
motion, keeping from eight to ten paces in advance of his
They soon arrived at the silent, solitary inn. No doubt the
The Three Musketeers