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Castro , on his hands and knees , startied me by whispering at my feet : “ Stand
aside , seņor ” . . Standing there , in the midst of the whispering , bareheaded ,
kneeling , and villainous crowd , I had a vivid vision of her pale , dim , pitiful face .
Having imperiously thrust the door of the inner room open , he remained
immovable , with no intention of entering , and called in a harsh , aged voice : “
Seņor Ramon ! Seņor Ramon ! ” and then twice : “ Seraphina - Seraphina ! ”
turning his ...
But there he is — your Seņor Ramon , ” she said to her father , as if she were
chiding him for a petulance in calling ; " your sight is not very good , my poor little
father — there he is , your Ramon . ” The warm reflection of the light behind her ...
... movements , having lived and regretted . I should disappear ingloriously on the
very threshold . Castro , standing up unsteadily , growled , “ We may do it yet !
See , seņor ! The blue gleam was much larger - it flared smokily PART FIRST 25.
He was condescending to roll some cigarettes for Tomas , whose wooden hand
incommoded him , and he tossed a fragment of tobacco to the wind with a laugh .
“ In Jamaica there is a merchant , a Seņor Ramon ; I have letters to him , and he ...
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“And on this ghostly sigh, on this breath, with the feeble click of beads in the nun’s hands, a silence fell upon the room, vast as the stillness of a world of unknown faiths, loves, beliefs, of ... Read full review