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The Woman Thou Gavest Me

Sir Hall Caine

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Book Excerpt: 
. . .derness, long embraces, sighs and kisses, and the joys and fevers of the flesh—for I knew nothing about them. But, nevertheless, I asked myself if I had mistaken the matter altogether. Was love really necessary? In all their busy preparations neither my father, nor my husband, nor the lawyers, nor the Bishop himself, had said anything about that.

I began to sleep badly and to dream. It was always the same dream. I was in a frozen region of the far north or south, living in a ship which was stuck fast in the ice, and had a great frowning barrier before it that was full of dangerous crevasses. Then for some reason I wanted to write a letter, but was unable to do so, because somebody had trodden on my pen and broken it.

It seems strange to me now as I look back upon that time, that I did not know what angel was troubling the waters of my soul—that Nature was whispering to me, as it whispers to every girl at the first great crisis of her life. But n. . . Read More

Community Reviews

A little hard to understand first because the story goes back and forth between Mary ONeill telling her story and the man she loved narrating parts of it. Sad but beautiful story involving the debate between following your heart or following your upbringing.

Que livro surpreendente! A verdade é que não esperava muito deste livro de Hall Caine, mas acabou por me ter preso durante vários dias. O livro conta a estória de Maria O'Neill, uma rapariga casada pelo pai por interesse com um homem que a repugna. Com um tom de crítica societal presente ao longo...more

A well written book.

5/5 estrelas, muito óbvio mesmo... é a prova viva de que os livros antigos conseguem ser perfeitos ainda nos dias de hoje!
Vou fazer uma opinião especial, este livro tocou-me de uma maneira profunda!

incredible love story pulls at heart strings significantly