"Don't they do enough?" I demanded in a lower tone, while the children, having smiled and nodded and kissed hands to us, resumed their exhibition. But an unresting doubt flew hither and thither before his mind. He inclined his head, closed his eyes, and, licking his lips profusely, began to speak with the voice of the hotel keeper. And the fellow who had spoken first said: --Yes, that's what I heard too from the fellow in the higher line.