I caught hold of his arm. " I'll go after him. 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 ...
... a very happy life, and I had lived shut in on myself, thinking of the wide world
beyond my rt t reach, that seemed to hold out infinite possibilities 4. ROMANCE.
rt t reach, that seemed to hold out infinite possibilities of romance, of adventure, of
love, perhaps, and stores of gold. In the family my mother counted; my father did
not. She was the daughter of a Scottish earl who had ruined himself again and ...
I caught hold of his arm. “I'll go after him. 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
Thoms never loosed his hold of my collar. At the steep of the hill the men and
horses came into sight against the white sky, a confused crowd of ominous things
. “Turn that lanthorn off'n me,” the horseman said. “Don't you see you frighten my
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