THE PASSER-BY—"You took a great risk in rescuing that boy; you deserve a Carnegie medal. What prompted you to do it?"
THE HERO—"He had my skates on!"—Puck.
MR. HENPECK—"Are you the man who gave my wife a lot of impudence?"
MR. SCRAPER—"I reckon I am."
MR. HENPECK—"Shake! You're a hero."
Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody.—Emerson.