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Page 67 - ... are meant for something better," I said, "than to skulk about here like a burglar. How would you like to go to America and do some honest work?" I had an absurd momentary vision of helping him on his way, and giving him a letter of introduction to my brotherin-law, who was in the hardware business. He took off his hat and passed his hand through his hair. "You think, then, I am meant for something good?" "If you will! If you'll give up your idle idea of 'revenge' and trust to time to right your...
Page 177 - ... what she had done she had done of her own free will, and the fact that it was her choice justified her in her own eyes.
Page 34 - He got up, strongly moved and excited himself, and took two or three turns up and down the room. He had no doubt of the genuineness and strength of her agitation.
Page 96 - All at once she covered her face with her hands and fell into a passion of weeping.