We are charged with the sacred duty of making their path as smooth and easy as we can. What are the dangers which menace us? If any exist they ought to be ascertained and guarded against. We have cherished the policy of non-interference with affairs of foreign governments wisely inaugurated by Washington, keeping ourselves free from entanglement, either as allies or foes, content to leave undisturbed with them the settlement of their own domestic concerns. "I've HEARD--!" "Heard?" "From that child--horrors! There!" she sighed with tragic relief.