1st P. B. – Isn’t it refreshing? I’ve tasted nothing like it since I left Spitzbergen.
2nd P. B. – No Indeed; and even at dear old Spitz we had to take it plain, but here we can get it coloured.
1st P. B. – That reminds me of the advice by friend Nansen gave me when he said good-bye. “If ever you happen to travel in a civilized country,” he said, “be sure to ask for an ice with strawberry flavouring.”