Houses were still few here, and there was no mistaking the isolated bungalow with its concrete garage on a high point of land at his left.
So at length the doctor resolved to act; and despite a curious sensation inspired by old legends of Joseph Curwen, and by more recent revelations and warnings from Charles Ward, set boldly out for the bungalow on the bluff above the river.
The only exceptions are a bungalow at the seashore or a camp in the woods, where a confirmed luxury-lover is desperately uncomfortable for the first twenty-four hours, but invariably gets used to the lack of comfort almost as soon as he gets dependent upon it; and plunging into a lake for bath, or washing in a little tin basin, sleeping on pine boughs without any sheets at all, eating tinned foods and flapjacks on tin plates with tin utensils, he seems to lack nothing when the air is like champagne and the company first choice.
We have a bungalow up at Florizel.
The morning of April 6th dawned clear, and both explorers were at the bungalow by ten o’clock.
Statements were also obtained from the officials who had visited the bungalow after the unpleasant incident of the motor truck robbery.