I cant see it, said she; and a shade of vexation was perceptible in the tone of her voice. I dont think much of this explanatory system, continued she, that they praise so, where the stars are mixed up so that I cant tell Jew Peter from Satan, nor the consternation of the Great Bear from the man in the moon. Tis all dark to me. I dont believe there is any comet at all. Who ever heard of a comet without a tail, I should like to know? It isnt natural; but the printers will make a tale for it fast enough, for they are always getting up comical stories.