The Room In the Tower E.F. Benson

ISBN:

Published:

Kindle Edition

15 pages


Description

The Room In the Tower  by  E.F. Benson

The Room In the Tower by E.F. Benson
| Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 15 pages | ISBN: | 3.79 Mb

Excerpt:and appalling mirth- the hands, clasped together on the knee, seemed shaking with suppressed and nameless glee. Then I saw also that it was signed in the left-hand bottom corner, and wondering who the artist could be, I looked more closely,MoreExcerpt:and appalling mirth- the hands, clasped together on the knee, seemed shaking with suppressed and nameless glee.

Then I saw also that it was signed in the left-hand bottom corner, and wondering who the artist could be, I looked more closely, and read the inscription, Julia Stone by Julia Stone.There came a tap at the door, and John Clinton entered.Got everything you want? he asked.Rather more than I want, said I, pointing to the picture.He laughed.Hard-featured old lady, he said.

By herself, too, I remember. Anyhow she cant have flattered herself much.But dont you see? said I. Its scarcely a human face at all. Its the face of some witch, of some devil.He looked at it more closely.Yes- it isnt very pleasant, he said. Scarcely a bedside manner, eh?

Yes- I can imagine getting the nightmare if I went to sleep with that close by my bed. Ill have it taken down if you like.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "The Room In the Tower":


zpooblegorek.pl

©2011-2015 | DMCA | Contact us