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" Every heart stopped beating, every breath was held, every eye was fixed immovably upon that man. Without the slightest hesitation, he went to the door on the right, and opened it. Now, the point of the story is this: Did the tiger come out of that door,... "
The Lady Or The Tiger? - Page 9
by Frank Richard Stockton - 1884
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The Century, Volume 25

Fiction - 1883
...thought of her lover opening the door on the other side of which waited the cruel fangs of the tiger 1 But how much oftener had she seen him at the other...woman, with her flushing cheek and sparkling eye of triumph; when she had seen him lead her forth, his whole frame kindled with the joy of recovered life;...
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the century magazine.

- 1883
...for a moment or two, but much can be said in a brief space ; it may have been on most unim portant topics, but how could she know that ? The girl was...woman, with her flushing cheek and sparkling eye of triumph ; when she had seen him lead her forth, his whole frame kindled with the joy of recovered life;...
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The Lady, Or the Tiger?: And Other Stories

Frank Richard Stockton - 1884 - 201 pages
...despair and jealousy. She had lost him, but who should have him? How often, in her waking hours and iu her dreams, had she started in wild horror, and covered...opened the door of the lady ! How her soul had burned iu agony when she had seen him rush to meet that woman, with her flushing cheek and sparkling eye of...
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The Lady Or the Tiger?: And Other Stories

Frank Richard Stockton - 1884 - 201 pages
...waited the cruel fangs of the tiger ! But how much oftener had she seen him at the other door ! How iu her. grievous reveries had she gnashed her teeth,...opened the door of the lady ! How her soul had burned iu agony when she had seen him rush to meet that woman, with her flushing cheek and sparkling eye...
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The lady, or the tiger? The transferred ghost. The spectral mortgage. Our ...

Frank Richard Stockton - 1886
...and force of character than any one who had ever before been interested in such a case, she had done what no other person had done, she had possessed...woman, with her flushing cheek and sparkling eye of triumph ; when she had seen him lead her forth, his whole frame kindled with the joy of recovered life...
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A library of American literature...

Stedman, Edmund C. and Hutchinson Ellen M. - 1889
...opened it Now, the point of the story is this: Did the tiger come out of that door, or did the lady ? mazes of passion, out of which it is difficult to...woman, with her flushing cheek and sparkling eye of triumph; when she had seen him lead her forth, his whole frame kindled with the joy of recovered life;...
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Voice, speech and gesture: a practical handbook to the elocutionary art ...

Robert D Blackman - Literary Criticism - 1904 - 196 pages
...the door on the right, and opened it. Now, the point of the story is this : Did the tiger come out at that door, or did the lady ? *. The more we reflect...woman, with her flushing cheek and sparkling eye of triumph ; when she had seen him lead her forth, his whole frame kindled with the joy of recovered life...
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The Lady Or the Tiger: And Other Stories

Frank Richard Stockton - Manners and customs - 1907 - 298 pages
...opening the door on the other side of which waited the cruel fangs of the tiger ! But how much ofteuer had she seen him at the other door ! How in her grievous...woman, with her flushing cheek and sparkling eye of triumph ; when she had seen him lead her forth, his whole frame kindled with the joy of recovered life...
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The Lady, Or the Tiger?: And Other Stories

Frank Richard Stockton - Short stories - 1914 - 201 pages
...and force of character than any one who had ever before been interested in such a case, she had done what no other person had done, she had possessed...woman, with her flushing cheek and sparkling eye of triumph ; when she had seen him lead her forth, his whole frame kindled with the joy of recovered life...
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