So, in the brewery itself - by which I mean the large paved lofty place in which they used to make the beer, and where the brewing
utensils still were.
"Now," quoth Robin, "will I go too, for fain would I draw a string for the bright eyes of my lass and a butt of good October brewing
." So up he got and took his good stout yew bow and a score or more of broad clothyard arrows, and started off from Locksley Town through Sherwood Forest to Nottingham.
The apples and nuts were gathered and stored; the scent of whey departed from the farm-houses, and the scent of brewing
came in its stead.
These conversations were considered by the captain of a "mysterious and unwarranted nature," and related, no doubt, to some foul conspiracy that was brewing