A whining voice came from the door asking: --Is that Josephine? The old bustling woman answered cheerily from the fireplace: --No, Ellen, it's Stephen. It happened not long ago in the county Wicklow where we are now. " Hideous and obscure as it all was, it held Mrs. It is in this spirit and with this thought that we have grown more and more aware, more and more certain that the part we wished to play was the part of those who mean to vindicate and fortify peace.