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A Rent In A Cloud

Auhtor: Charles James Lever

Language: english
Published: 1882

Genres:

fiction and literature
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Review by Beth Cholette, November 2009


Rating: (****)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Excerpts from the Book 'A Rent In A Cloud':

... on it she doesn't care she's over now. Well done, old lady. That back-hander was neatly given and see, she has marshalled her forces ...
... in a quiet business-like way, that promised well for the spirit is which his trust would be exercised. Calvert laughed as he laid down the cigar, but ...
... point to more work. Tell me of a plan for a holiday, some grand scheme for idleness, and I am with you but to sit quietly down and say, 'I'll roll that ...
... months after such inquiry, that time being full short enough to study the character of one thus palpably worldly-minded and selfish.. A few cautions ...
... her candour, and her courage-for it would also require some courage-I am fully persuaded that she has informed you thoroughly on all that has ...
... not need it and secondly, that if I asked for, I should be unworthy of it. I scarcely know how, after our last meeting, I stand in your estimation, but ...
... and if you like to start at once and settle this affair you have in Switzerland, I'm ready, but it must be done instanter.. All right I shall ...
... hear you say them.. One-two.. No, no that's not it. One-two-sharp don't dwell on the interval make them like syllables of one word.. One-two.. Yes, ...
... ever enabled him to look forward in a sanguine or hopeful spirit If, however, to these feelings an absolute fault of character were to be added-the ...
... nothing few things are more graceful than a benediction-nothing so cheap.. That may be so. I have nothing to say to it, she rejoined, in some ...
... ask or wish for in a daughter, I am writing in ignorance of many things I would like to know. Has she, for instance, the energy of character that would ...
... Grainger.. Yes, all right, said he, taking it. It was in these few words. They find it can be done-make tracks. Drayton. They find it ...
... kind, and they'll no more recur willingly to my memory than they'll celebrate the anniversary of some day that brought them shame and misfortune. Now ...
... as she spoke, she turned her head aside, but her sister saw that her cheek was crimson. Then suddenly she said, How was it that you had such confidences ...
... it passed. It was already midnight before he was aware of it, and still his letter was not finished. It was so hard to say though and not too much so ...
... was seen the mask it could not fit to its face. And so you imagined you could cast me off, Florence. And you, Master Joseph, had the presumption ...
... relations are not to be revived, though I do not altogether break off all acquaintanceship. No man has a finer sense of tact,-and he will understand ...
... case. He opened it It was a miniature of Loyd, the man he hated the most on earth. It was an ill done portrait, and gave an affected thoughtfulness ...
... know you are impatient to hear why I am not nearer England-even at Paris-and I am just as impatient to tell you. The address of this will show ...
... and only broken by the white flashes of the lightning. The thunder rolled out as it alone does in these mountain regions, where the echoes keep on ...