"Flee, Carl! Oh, flee while you can!"
"It is too late! Where should I flee to?"
Another loud impatient knock, and a sound of rough voices outside.
But a thought, sent as she believed from Heaven into her heart, inspired Lisa with sudden hope and courage. She seized her husband by the arm, and drew him toward the little closet, the door of which she had left open. "There - in there - fear nothing - I will speak to them."