A tiny light twinkled at the pierhead where the ship was entering: and he saw a multitude of people gathered by the waters' edge to see the ship that was entering their harbour. The fact that two great political parties have in this way settled a dispute in regard to which good men differ as to the facts and the law no less than as to the proper course to be pursued in solving the question in controversy is an occasion for general rejoicing. "And how much will YOU, Miles, have to tell him? There are things he'll ask you!" He turned it over. --All, God! All, all! A messenger came to the door to say that confessions were being heard in the chapel.