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Everything grew silent again , and I began to think I had missed my time . Down below in the plain , a great way off , a dog was barking continuously .
We stood in utter silence . “ If you stir a hair , " my captor said coolly , “ I'll squeeze the blood out of your throat , like a rotten orange .
The approaching horses had turned off the turf on to the hard road ; the steps of first one and then another sounded out down the silent hill .
There was a silence . I saw a hand light a torch at the lanthorn , and the crowd of faces , the muddle of limbs , the horses ' heads , and the quiet trees ...
We rode clattering aggressively through the silence of the long , narrow main street . Every now and then Carlos Riego coughed lamentably , but Tomas Castro ...
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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