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He'd show me a little life. He said he would." Ralph remained lost in a kind of
gloomy abstraction, while I went on worrying him for Carlos' address. "Carlos is
the only soul I know outside five miles from here. Besides, he's friends in the
We rode clattering aggressively through the silence of the long, narrow main
street. Every now and then Carlos Riego coughed lamentably, but Tomas Castro
rode in gloomy silence. There was a light here and there in a window, but not a
there in a window, but not a soul stirring abroad. On the blind of an inn the
shadow of a bearded man held the shadow of a rummer to its mouth. "That'll be
my uncle," Rangsley said. "He'll be the man to do your errand." He called to one
of the ...
Castro I detested; but I accepted their relationship without in the least
understanding how Carlos, with his fine grain, his high J soul — I gave him credit
for a high soul — could put up with the squalid ferocity with which I credited
It was noticeable because Castro held aloof from every other soul on board.
Carlos answered me with one of his nervous and angry smiles. "Ah, Juan mine,
do not ask too many questions! I wish you could come with me all the way, but I ...
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