The Honor of His House

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G.W. Dillingham Company, 1915 - 336 pages

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Page 6 - Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.
Page 53 - My son, keep thy father's commandment, and forsake not the law of thy mother. Bind them continually upon thine heart, and tie them about thy neck. When thou goest, it shall lead thee; when thou sleepest, it shall keep thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talk with thee.
Page 118 - Because this is the first time I have had the pleasure of seeing you join in that amusement.
Page 333 - He also sat down, but this time with his back to the window so that his face was in shadow.
Page 163 - Such was the end of nearly four months' conflict with these mandarins — men almost incapable of speaking the truth, or of acting honestly. The native evangelist and the deacon had many an anxious hour ; and it was as much as I could do to keep their spirits up.
Page 305 - Dick had seen something in the blue eyes that brought fear into his own. told you everything; there is no other man in the world to whom I would have said as much, but you — you are Dick Morrow, and that means such a lot.
Page 142 - And he stretched himself to his full height, then picked her up as though she were a child and carried her to the door. And when he heard the customary call, "Good-night...
Page 57 - Jean, my bonnie lass," he whispered, "what are you talking about? What is it that you want to say to me ? Why don't you say it ?" "Don't you guess, Robert? Have you no idea?
Page 49 - Impulsively she wound her arms around 'his neck, and pressed her cheek against his. "Rob," she said, "why did you come back?
Page 68 - In the evening, when all the members of the family were gathered together, Robert's decision was made known to them by the mother.

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