"I heard her flop over with a crash and a splash. I jumped out to the door and saw what had happened. I saw two women come bobbing up to the surface not far from the shore piling. I jumped in to grab them."
...I saw two women come bobbing up...
"Some fat man, his face green with terror, was making for them, too. I got hold of the women and started to pull them out."
"The fat man held onto the women's dresses, and I couldn't swim with the whole load. I yelled at him, treading water as I fought. He wouldn't let go."
"I kicked him in the face and made him let go. I lost one of the women in the struggle, but I got the other woman to shore safely."
"All three of them might have been saved if that fellow hadn't been scared into a frenzy. I am glad that I saved one, anyway."
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