The Breaking Point

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George H. Doran Company, 1922 - Noir fiction - 356 pages

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Page 270 - WE praise thee, O God; we acknowledge thee to be the Lord. All the earth doth worship thee, the Father everlasting. To thee, all Angels cry aloud; the Heavens, and all the Powers therein. To thee, Cherubim and Seraphim continually do cry, Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God of Sabaoth; Heaven and earth are full of the Majesty of thy Glory.
Page 288 - ... appetites, You smarts from dissatisfied friendships, (ah wounds the sharpest of all !) You toil of painful and choked articulations, you meannesses, You shallow tongue-talks at tables, (my tongue the shallowest of any;) You broken resolutions, you racking angers, you...
Page 114 - He went about his work with his customary care and thoroughness, for long practice had made it possible for him to go on as though nothing had happened, to...
Page 126 - I don't know. He was a stranger to me." "Do you remember what he looked like?" Minnie reflected. "He was a smallish man, maybe thirty-five or so,
Page 352 - A little work, a little sleep, a little love and it is all over. Mary Roberts Rinehart LIVING Everything has been figured out except how to live.

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