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He'd greater fly quickly, then, or he will be within the ditch," acknowledged Tom grimly, for a bit, gradual circulation crossed the meadow now not faraway from the place Andy had began. the following fast, pondering he had momentum sufficient, Andy tilted his elevation aircraft. The clumsy triplane rose into the air and shot ahead. "There he is going! " cried Sam. "Hurrah! " yelled the group. Andy had long gone up approximately ten toes, and used to be making gradual development. "I wager Tom quick is not the just one in Shopton who can construct an airship! " sneered Pete Bailey. "Look! glance! " yelled Ned. "He's coming down! " definite sufficient, Andy's desktop had reached the tip of her flight. The motor stopped with whatever among a cough and a wheeze. Down fluttered the aeroplane, like a few clumsy fowl, down into the trench, identifying one facet, after which coming to leisure, tilted over at a pointy attitude. Andy used to be pitched out, yet landed at the tender dust, for there have been a thaw. He wasn't harm a lot, obviously, for he quickly scrambled to his toes because the crowd surged towards him. "Well, he flew a bit way," saw Ned, grimly. "But he got here down strong soon," extra Tom. "I idea he could. His laptop is simply too mammoth and clumsy. i have visible adequate. Come on, Ned. we will prepare to visit Alaska. Andy Foger won't ever keep on with us in that computing device. " yet Tom was once quickly to determine how a lot fallacious he was once. bankruptcy VII - prepared for the journey * Andy Foger stood his tilted airship. His outfits have been lined with dust from the trench, a few of the muck had splashed over his face in order that he was once a pitiable taking a look item. "What's the problem? " panted Pete Bailey. "Are you harm? " requested Sam Snedecker. the 2 cronies had moved quickly to the part of the bully. "Matter? cannot you notice what is the subject? " demanded Andy wrathfully. "The computing device got here down, that is what is the topic! Why did not you fellows repair the motor larger? " he shouted on the machinists as they got here working up, by way of the group. "Fix it higher? The motor was once all right," declared the taller machinist. "Any of them tend to cease abruptly. " "Well, i did not imagine mine would," got here from Andy. "Now examine my airship! it is all busted! " "No, it's not harm much," stated the opposite guy, after seriously taking a look it over. "We can repair it, and you may fly but, Andy. " "I wish I do, if in basic terms to idiot Tom Swift," declared the bully, as he wiped a few of the dust from his face. "Come on, now, aid me wheel the computer again, and i'm going to attempt it back. " Andy made one other try, yet this time the computer didn't even upward push off the floor, after which, amid the jeers of the group, the discomfited lad took his aeroplane again to the shed within the rear of his condo. "I'll repair it but, and make a protracted flight," he declared. "I'll express Tom fast he cannot giggle at me! " "You'll make an extended flight eh? " requested one of many machinists. "Where will you pass? " "Never mind," spoke back Andy, with a understanding wink. "I've obtained a plan up my sleeve—my father and that i are going to do anything that would astonish all people in Shopton," after which Andy, with many nods and winks, went into the shed, the place he started giving orders concerning the airship.