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Knox reasons that the boatmen would prefer that the monster eat the heretic reverend rather than them

Knox asks questions about the monster, which appears to devour sinners but largely emerges just above the water

Knox describes the fear of his Irish boatmen at the appearance of a lake monster, which he sees as a rock just above the waterline

"And therefore we do hereby order and resolve that Letters shall be dispatched from this board unto the Rev. Father of God the Lord Bishop of Clogher, Sir John Dundarre High Sheriff of the County of Donegal, Edward Archdale and Leonard Blennerhasset…
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