No doubt Piggot dared him!
Did Mom and Pop notice he was gone right away? I hope he got a quick meal for his daring exploits.
"We are--each of us--dying; it's how we live in the meantime that makes the difference."
"It's not what you gather, but what you scatter that tells what kind of life you have lived!"
"Be kinder than necessary, for everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle."