Remembering the occurrence of the previous night， he meant to write a couple of letters of recommendation for Yue-ts'un to take along with him to the capital， to enable him， after handing them over at the mansions of certain officials， to find some place as a temporary home. He accordingly despatched a servant to ask him to come round， but the man returned and reported that from what the bonze said， "Mr. Chia had started on his journey to the capital， at the fifth watch of that very morning， that he had also left a message with the bonze to deliver to you， Sir， to the effect that men of letters paid no heed to lucky or unlucky days， that the sole consideration with them was the nature of the matter in hand， and that he could find no time to come round in person and bid good-bye." best strap ons
Shih-yin after hearing this message had no alternative but to banish the subject from his thoughts.
In comfortable circumstances， time indeed goes by with easy stride. Soon drew near also the happy festival of the 15th of the 1st moon， and Shih-yin told a servant Huo Ch'i to take Ying Lien to see the sacrificial fires and flowery lanterns. starp on