CBSE Class X – Footprints without Feet-The Midnight Visitor – Explanation with Q and A-
The Midnight Visitor by Robert Arthur
The different characters in the short story
Ausable .. A man living in a small hotel in Paris. He is a spy.
Fowler .. A visitor who has nothing to do with espionage. Out of curiosity, he has come to meet Ausable to understand the secretive world spies. He speaks with American accent because he is from Boston in the U.S. He has a strong presence of mind.
Max .. Another spy, possibly a professional rival of Ausable.
Henry .. The hotel’s waiter.