Here's the mahn ye were speerin' after. Here's Macdonald." It was the voice of Barnes, and the voice of the every day. I discovered that I had been tremendously upset. The pulses in my temples were throbbing, and I wanted to shut my eyes — to sleep!... Romance: A Novel - Page 41by Joseph Conrad, Ford Madox Ford - 1922 - 428 pagesFull view
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Joseph Conrad - 1923
...name and the words, "mahn ye were speerin' after." The light was obscured, the voice began clamouring insistently. "John Kemp, Johnnie Kemp, noo. Here's...dazed by the light. Barnes remarked hurriedly, "This '11 be your Mr. Macdonald"; and, turning his back on me, forgot my existence. I felt more alone than...