Can Such Things Be?
There came to them out of the fog--seemingly from a great distance--the sound of a laugh, a low, deliberate, soulless laugh which had no more of joy than that of a hyena night-prowling in the desert; a laugh that rose by slow gradation, louder and louder, clearer, more distinct and terrible, until it seemed barely outside the narrow circle of their vision; a laugh so unnatural, so unhuman, so devilish, that it filled those hardy man-hunters with a sense of dread unspeakable!
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Review: Can Such Things Be?User Review - Brandon - Goodreads
Despite his reputation as "bitter Bierce," many of the stories in this collection were extravagantly morose and melancholy. The most obvious writer to compare him to is Poe, although Bierce is no ... Read full review
Review: Can Such Things Be?User Review - Scott Harris - Goodreads
Bierce is a classic writer of the American early west, but with fascination with the unexplainable and the strange story. His plots are compelling and intriguing and he plays well with his readers ... Read full review