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A Romance Of Billy Goat Hill

Auhtor: Alice Hegan Rice

Language: english
Published: 1912

Genres:

romance
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Review by Michael Gallagher, November 2009


Rating: (****)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Excerpts from the Book 'A Romance Of Billy Goat Hill':

... answer. He turned his head slightly to the left, in the general direction of the negro cabins whose roofs could be seen through the trees, ...
... thunder could be heard in the west. Does this street go through to the boulevard. he asked of a man, pointing with his knobless whip. The lank person ...
... was his for a moment. It was the riding whip whose handle he had fallen heir to that afternoon. Down the steps, through the door and out into ...
... mouth open, pipe in hand, watched her. He had never seen his girl like this in her life. What business had her lip to tremble in the middle of a ...
... the highly colored features of an Indian squaw, whose head-feathers reposed upon her arm. Then she placed it on a corner of the stove where its imposing ...
... horses, and would look well in livery.. Uncle Jimpson's eyes set in their sockets. Old John and the rattling buggy faded from his consciousness. ...
... look after them more, the Doctor said, somewhat helplessly. Have you seen them recently.. I came by there this morning. They were all well, I suppose ...
... to git done. You might send me some by Chick. Adiew.. Myrtella stood, broom in hand, and watched the loose-jointed figure slouch down the pavement ...
... death, but if this estrangement should continue between Margery and Lee Dillingham-. Now, Basil. Mrs. Sequin cried dramatically, don't for mercy's ...
... asked plaintively. Haven't I begged you never to disturb my meditation.. Yis, ma'm, but this, you might say, was worse than usual. Me mother's ...
... completely out of the firing line. His bare feet and legs were cold in the biting November air, and he had jolted the baby until he felt there were ...
... buried. No, a clean home of her own. There's no reason why you shouldn't go to work, Mr. Flathers, and support your family decently. I'll take Chick ...
... I hope you aren't going to let these young sharks cut me out of my dance.. Miss Lady lifted a pair of sparkling, excited eyes to his. From the moment ...
... mariner whose ship has been wrecked. He had nothing worse to dread and nothing to hope for. He simply desired to see the rock on which his life craft ...
... Mr. Wicker to ask him how the trial is going.. Of course not. We'll hear as soon as there is anything to hear. I wish you'd hush talking and let ...
... mean Don. Miss Lady's lips scarcely moved as she asked the question. No, the bank. I was all alone in the house when I heard the boys calling the ...
... the letter you sent me from San Francisco. I burned it, unopened, right there where you are standing now. It was a cowardly thing to do, even though I ...
... Myrtella would flare, yes, she orter git married to another widower with three children, and a thousand kin folks. Besides, who's ...
... tenth edition. Young Morley has a career before him, if he gets through this trial. Do you know when it is set for.. November the sixth.. So soon ...
... the morning wore on Miss Lady grew more and more restless. Suppose the preposterous should happen, and for the second time twelve honest men should ...