It has been a little more difficult for me to know you than most of the slaves, because your cap is false. That intrigued me. "Why," I asked myself, "Why would a young lad go to such trouble when he has only to call on the Tripods to be given the real thing?"
I wish you would show your face.
But now I know all the answers. I know that you rebelled against the imposition of the cap. I know why you travelled all the way from England to the White Mountain to join Julius and the ...