It would be a ripping good joke. He put it on his own plate, saying: --Well, you can't say but you were asked. --Jesus! O Jesus! Jesus! He shook the sound out of his ears by an angry toss of his head and hurried on, stumbling through the mouldering offal, his heart already bitten by an ache of loathing and bitterness. The Turn of the Screw, by Henry James February, 1995 [Etext #209] *****The Project Gutenberg Etext of The Turn of the Screw***** *****This file should be named tturn10.