The neighbors round declared that the Lady Mary Kemp's farm was a hotbed of disorder . I expect it was , too ; three of our men were hung up at Canterbury on one day - for horse - stealing and arson . Anyhow , that was my mother .
I had an intense longing to go with him out into the great world that brooded all round our foot - hills . You are to remember that I knew nothing whatever of that great world . I had never been further away from our farm than just to ...
As it was , he fluttered round the idea of letting me take his place . Finally he settled it ; and I embarked on a long adventure . betwixt them . They're both in my red barn , 10 ROMANCE.
As it was , he fluttered round the idea of letting me take his place . Finally he settled it ; and I embarked on a long adventure . CHAPTER II B ETWEEN moonrise and sunset I was stumbling 10 ROMANCE.
Now , boys , get round them . The great horses formed an irregular half - circle round us ; men descended clumsily , like sacks of corn . The lanthorn was seized and flashed upon us ; there was a confused hubbub .
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