Brother John digs deep in search of light, and Brother Asa gets the axe …
SOURCE: As told in The Story of the Hutchinsons Vol. I (John Hutchinson, 1896):
But at times even this luxury of candle light was denied us… [p.18-19]
Especially this line on Asa’s reaction to sudden amputation:
Oh, then there was music that could not find room in the gamut!