Mr. Morris took me
to the hotel where our rooms had been ordered by telegraph, he being the one who
could best be spared, since he does not speak any foreign language. The forces
were distributed much as they had been at Varna, except that Lord Godalming went
to the Vice Consul, as his rank might serve as an immediate guarantee of some
sort to the official, we being in extreme hurry.
Jonathan and the two doctors
went to the shipping agent to learn particulars of the arrival of the Czarina