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But when the Others have Peter’s father,” acknowledged Molly, “why could they wish Peter? ” “I don’t know,” stated Leonard. “Perhaps to maintain him clear of us. or even anything occurred to his father, they usually wish Peter in its place. If that’s the case, they’ll wish him much more now. We controlled to get that final batch of starstuff clear of them. It used to be seen they sought after it very badly—sending that Ombra creature after it. They’ll be seeking to get extra. ” “And they’ll attempt to use Peter to get it,” acknowledged Molly. “I imagine they might,” acknowledged Leonard. “We can’t take any percentages. I’ve prepared for a boat to go away Le Havre this night. even if Peter wishes it or no longer, I’m going to deliver him again to London, for his security in addition to ours. ” “When will we depart? ” acknowledged Molly. “We? ” The exclamation got here at the same time from either one of Molly’s mom and dad. “Oh please, can’t George and that i pass? ” stated Molly. “Absolutely not,” stated Louise. “It’s some distance too dangerous,” acknowledged Leonard. “You, your mom, and George will go back to London, the place you’ll stay less than security. ” Seeing Molly’s unhappiness, he softened his voice. “I’m sorry, Molly. I—all of us—very a lot savour the entire reliable paintings you and George have performed. ” “If you favored it,” stated Molly, “you’d allow us to decide on you and forestall treating us like kids. with out us, the Others could have the starstuff and you’d be—” “That’s rather sufficient, younger lady,” acknowledged Louise, in a tone that didn't enable for a answer. Molly stated not more, yet she seethed with sadness and anger. She felt betrayed. To be handled like this in spite of everything she had done…and after Peter had risked his lifestyles to return to her rescue in London. Now, whilst he was once in difficulty, she was once being denied the opportunity to aid him. It wasn’t reasonable! For his half, George didn’t glance too unsatisfied approximately no longer being integrated within the voyage to discover Peter. He and Peter weren't precisely top pals. “Your father’s correct, you know,” he stated to Molly. “Perhaps there’s extra to be performed within the libraries and public files to—” Molly close George up with a glare that instructed him she used to be now not attracted to libraries or public files. She sought after something and something in basic terms: to be at the send certain for Mollusk Island. 3 hours later, Molly, George, and Louise Aster boarded a teach for Calais, the place they'd board a boat to England. yet Molly’s brain used to be on one other teach within the related station: the educate her father had simply boarded for Le Havre. the 2 trains have been scheduled to go away in basic terms mins aside. As her mom used to be supervising the garage in their baggage, Molly pulled George into their educate compartment and whispered, “You can do what you will want, yet I’m going with Father. ” “What? ” George acknowledged. “Are you insane? How…” “Shh! ” Molly stated as her mom entered the compartment. “Mother,” she stated, “George and that i are going to discover the educate. am i able to convey you something from the eating motor vehicle? ” She knew her mom was once by no means faraway from a cup of tea. “Some tea will be lovely,” her mom stated. She dug into her handbag and, after looking a section, frowned and acknowledged, “All i've got is a twenty-franc be aware.