One Night's Mystery: A Novel

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G.W. Carleton, 1876 - American fiction - 443 pages
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Contents

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9
II
18
III
25
IV
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V
39
VI
51
VII
60
VIII
66
XXVI
245
XXVII
252
XXVIII
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XXIX
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XXX
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XXXI
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XXXII
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XXXIII
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XIII
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XIV
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XVII
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XVIII
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XIX
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XXI
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XXII
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XXIII
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XXIV
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XXV
234
XXXIV
319
XXXV
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XXXVI
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XXXVII
343
XXXVIII
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XXXIX
357
XL
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XLI
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XLVI
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XLVIII
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XLIX
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L
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Page 135 - Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more, Men were deceivers ever, One foot in sea and one on shore, To one thing constant never : Then sigh not so, but let them go, And be you blithe and bonny, Converting all your sounds of woe Into Hey nonny, nonny.
Page 422 - Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam, Be it ever so humble, there's no place like home...
Page 190 - In the midst of life we are in death ; of whom may we seek for succour, but of thee, O Lord, who for our sins art justly displeased...
Page 329 - A weary lot is thine, fair maid, A weary lot is thine ! To pull the thorn thy brow to braid, And press the rue for wine ! A lightsome eye, a soldier's mien, A feather of the blue, A doublet of the Lincoln green, — No more of me you knew, My love ! No more of me you knew. " This morn is merry June, I trow, The rose is budding fain ;* But she shall bloom in winter snow, Ere we two meet again.
Page 13 - At once there rose so wild a yell Within that dark and narrow dell, As all the fiends, from heaven that fell, Had pealed the banner-cry of hell...
Page 333 - Let the sweet heavens endure, Not close and darken above me Before I am quite quite sure That there is one to love me ; Then let come what come may To a life that has been so sad, I shall have had my day.
Page 104 - It is good to be merry and wise, It is good to be honest and true ; It is good to be off with the old love Before you are on with the new.
Page 177 - What is this passing scene ? A peevish April day ! A little sun — a little rain, And then night sweeps along the plain, And all things fade away.
Page 364 - Then awake! — the heavens look bright, my dear, 'Tis never too late for delight, my dear; And the best of all ways To lengthen our days Is to steal a few hours from the night, my dear!
Page 256 - Oh, lift thy drooping head, Thou who in gloom and dread Hast lain so long. Death comes to set thee free; Oh, meet him cheerily As thy true friend, And all thy fears shall cease, And in eternal peace Thy penance end.

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