Penelope pulled out her sternest face in the hopes of making him feel like he wasn't all alone up there. No one gets past Sargeant Penelope.
And that this is where all the big yachts and sail boats were kept.
"One day it occurred to me that it had been many years since the world had been afforded the spectacle of a man adventurous enough to undertake a journey through Germany on foot. After much thought, I decided that I was a person fitted to furnish to mankind this spectacle. So I determined to do it. This was in March, 1878." Mark Twain, A Tramp Abroad