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Book Excerpt: 
. . .loated to her, and passively she combated them.

At first she was nearly vanquished; the meat smelt so acrid, the potatoes so sour; each afflicting vegetable asserted itself peculiarly; and the bread, the salt even, on the wings of her morbid fancy, came steaming about her, subtle, penetrating, thick, and hateful, like the pressure of a cloud out of which disease is shot.

Such it seemed to her, till she could have shrieked; but only a few fresh tears started down her cheeks, and she lay enduring it.

Dead silence and stillness hung over the dinner-service, when the outer door below was opened, and a light foot sprang up the stairs.

There entered a young gentleman in evening dress, with a loose black wrapper drooping from his shoulders.

He looked on the table, and then glancing at the sofa, said:

"Oh, there she is!" and went to the window and whistled.

After a minute of great patience, he turned his. . . Read More

Community Reviews

Subiectul este interesant, povestea are un parfum de epoca si scoate in evidenta tarele diferitelor clase sociale. Personajele sunt foarte bine conturate. Mi-a placut modul de punctare a contrastului dintre clasele sociale engleze ale secolului 19, diferenta de stil, de limbaj, de atitudine. Totusi,