We shall bring all things to rights, said my father, setting his foot upon the first step from the landing.⁠—This Trismegistus, continued my father, drawing his leg back and turning to my uncle Toby⁠⸺⁠was the greatest (Toby) of all earthly beings⁠—he was the greatest king⁠⸺⁠the greatest lawgiver⁠⸺⁠the greatest philosopher⁠⸺⁠and the greatest priest⁠⸺⁠and engineer⁠—said my uncle Toby.

⸻In course, said my father.