Dark Rosaleen

Paperback | May 14, 2012

byO'shea Dillon

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884 Excerpt: ..."Stay, stay," said Clarke to the young man. "Do not go, I beg of you. I want you to listen to what I shall say." Gerald hesitated, and glanced towards Hinson. The latter looked at him an instant, and then spoke: "Sit down again, Mr. Moore; I also wish you to remain." Then, fixing his eyes on his comrade, he remarked: "I have already spoken to Kennedy. He will not join us." But Clarke at this moment was no longer in a state to be quieted or controlled. Addressing the priest he exclaimed incredulously: "Not join us! Impossible! Kennedy, we cannot do without you. You will not desert us now?" "Be calm, William, be calm," said the priest. "Calm!" said Clarke, with a hysterical laugh. "Calm! What has come to you, my friend? Well I remember a day, nearly twenty years since, when a man rose in the midst of the multitude, and towering above the masses in the might of his godlike intellect, spoke words every one of which falling, burnt into our hearts like lava and left marks there which time, powerless to efface, has only deepened the more. Quench the fire which you yourself have lit within me, and then tell me to be calm if you will I" Clarke's face as he spoke grew livid from excitement, and his eyes glowed like burning coals. Father John moved back in his chair and fixed his regard, half-lovingly, half-searchingly, on the speaker, as if wondering at the recuperative powers of this ardent nature, whose vivid enthusiasm years and woful experience had been alike ineffectual to deaden. Hinson appeared completely absorbed in drawing lines on the paper in front of him, and Gerald Moore was an attentive listener and watcher of all that was taking place. "William," said Father John,...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884 Excerpt: ..."Stay, stay," said Clarke to the young man. "Do not go, I beg of you. I want you to listen to what I shall say." Gerald hesitate...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:50 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:May 14, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217819168

ISBN - 13:9780217819169

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