You will have gathered from the foregoing that the inhabitants of Parkhead in those days were principally of the weaving class, and there were quite a number of highly respectable families among them. Among the oldest, if not the very oldest of them, was our own family, and as that is the main object of your interest, I shall try and tell you all I know of them.
J back to top Newman instinctively turned to see if the little paper was in fact consumed; but there was nothing left of it.
His eyes darkened—it was close; and, instinctively turning, in his hallucination, to avoid it, he flung himself, face down, on the tomb.
A photograph of his scrotum, the size of the biggest collective farm pumpkin, is also reprinted in foreign medical books, wherever elephantiasis elephantiasis nostras is mentioned, and as a moral for writers that to write one must have more than big balls. Diska Mikic-Mitchell All of them, except Phineas, constructed at infinite cost to themselves these Maginot Lines against this enemy they thought they saw across the frontier, this enemy who never attacked that way—if he ever attacked at all; if he was indeed the enemy.
Lawrence, The Rainbow John Thomas says good-night to lady Jane, a little droopingly, but with a hopeful heart. Lawrence, Women in Love He walked towards the faintly humming, glowing town, quickly. Lawrence, Sons and Lovers But not everything fails.
Standing on the backstairs of the Museum, looking up and down the river, you can believe, like the ancient Greek, that everything flows. Amoud gewakwasur, yeshou gewakwasur.
We shall yet make these United States a moral nation! Capote When the long winter nights come on and the wolves follow their meat into the lower valleys, he may be seen running at the head of the pack through the pale moonlight or glimmering borealis, leaping gigantic above his fellows, his great throat a-bellow as he sings a song of the younger world, which is the song of the pack.
Gregory Rabassa Being continued. Patel, and none in the company of an adult Bengal tiger. He is dancing, dancing. He says that he will never die. Blindly, he kisses her nape. And at last, faintly, falling: And thus, pursuers and pursued flew on, over an endless sea. After all, tomorrow is another day.
If you surrendered to the air, you could ride it. The rest is weather. Not the breath of the disremembered and unaccounted for, but wind in the eaves or spring ice thawing too quickly. Certainly no clamor for a kiss.
But it was not until much later that I was able to get any real sleep. In a place far away from anyone or anywhere, I drifted off for a moment. Jay Rubin Gripping the receiver, I raised my head and turned to see what lay beyond the telephone booth.
Where was I now? I had no idea. No idea at all. Where was this place? All that flashed into my eyes were the countless shapes of people walking by to nowhere. Again and again, I called out for Midori from the dead center of this place that was no place.
Jay Rubin I closed my eyes and tried to sleep. You are part of a brand-new world. Philip Gabriel N back to top I am thinking of aurochs and angels, the secret of durable pigments, prophetic sonnets, the refuge of art.Set in Nazi Germany during the second world war, this is a story about a young girl, her love for words, a lemon-haired boy, a Jew in hiding, a new mother, and an accordion-playing man.
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A good thing, too—if the E. coli that usually cause UTIs crawl up the. Ian McEwan's Somerset Maugham Award-winning collection First Love, Last Rites brought him instant recognition as one of the most influential voices writing in England today. Taut, brooding, and densely atmospheric, these stories show us the ways in which murder can arise out of boredom, perversity can result from adolescent curiosity, and sheer evil might be the solution to unbearable loneliness.
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