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Dr Livesey Walk

As we passed the two-pointed hill, we could see the black mouth of Ben Gunn’s cave and a figure standing by it, leaning on a musket. It was the squire, and we waved a handkerchief and gave him three cheers, in which the voice of Silver joined as heartily as any. He was raising his arm and his voice, and plainly meant to lead a charge. The very first of the tall trees was reached, and by the bearings proved the incorrect one. The story chronicles a series of incidents that brings about character adjustments in the life of Jim...