He was thunderstruck, and turning to the vizir said: "What sayest
I swear to God thou liest as I am Christian: if thou droppest lance and drawest sword, soon shalt thou see thou art carrying water to the cat: Biscayan on land, hidalgo at sea, hidalgo at the devil, and look, if thou sayest
otherwise thou liest.
The ground is soaking wet; yet I fancy, as thou sayest
, that I see something.
If it be as thou sayest
," replied Goodman Brown, "I marvel they never spoke of these matters; or, verily, I marvel not, seeing that the least rumor of the sort would have driven them from New England.