They stood on the steps of the tram, he on the upper, she on the lower. Death, a cause of terror to the sinner, is a blessed moment for him who has walked in the right path, fulfilling the duties of his station in life, attending to his morning and evening prayers, approaching the holy sacrament frequently and performing good and merciful works. It was a mean thing to do, to shoulder him into the square ditch, they were saying. She'll make me out to him the lowest creature--!" I winced at the fair show of the scene in Mrs.