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" Martin Ricardo, secretary. You don't want any more of our history, do you? Eh, what? Occupation? Put down, well — tourists. We've been called harder names before now; it won't hurt our feelings. And that fellow of mine — where did you tuck him away?... "
The Complete Works of Joseph Conrad: Victory - Page 103
by Joseph Conrad - 1921
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Victory: An Island Tale

Joseph Conrad - Abused women - 1915 - 415 pages
...more of our history, do you? Eh, what? Occupation? Put down, well — tourists. We've been called by harder names before now ; it won't hurt our feelings....other time — it's a rather long story. What I shall alwaj-s regret is that I didn't kill him, too. I could have done it without any extra trouble then;...
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Victory: An Island Tale

Joseph Conrad, Mara Kalnins - Fiction - 2004 - 333 pages
...Peter, Pedro—I don't know that he ever had any other name. Pedro, alligator-hunter. Oh, yes—I'll pay his board with the halfcaste. Can't help myself....in the wilds of Colombia? Well, perhaps some other time—it's a rather long story. What I shall always regret is that I didn't kill him, too. I could...
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