Mud Hollow; From Dust To Soul by Simon Nelson PattenMud Hollow; From Dust To Soul by Simon Nelson Patten

Mud Hollow; From Dust To Soul

bySimon Nelson Patten

Paperback | February 5, 2012

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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. 1922. Excerpt: ... less, so bare. Could Paul admire a mere nothing, one who had so little to give, one whose knowledge was so vague and useless? No, she could not run to claim Mm. She would read, she would study, she would cook. He would go but when he returned--perhaps she might be worthy. Filled with this thought, she ran home, picked up a German book and studied for the first time in her life. Yesterday she lived without a goal. Today her goal was the only thing worth living for. Such is the history of one kiss to a woman. To Paul it was mere incident, a happy exit from a difficult situation. He enjoyed the day just the same as if naught peculiar had happened. He slept soundly that night and the next day left. He was to return as the Professor's assistant. XI On The Riveb Winter changed to summer with a sudden bound. A warm south wind gave to the valley touches of green to offset the paleness of the dead grass; the pines on the Ridge still loomed in humble black, but the old haystack in the middledistance was wrapped with a bluish tinge. The horizon was draped with heavy clouds which stood their ground against the aggressive sun. Life is breaking through the meshes of winter but its somber tone still prevails. Into this shadowy world there defiled a number of trotting men in white running clothes; the coach's eyes came to them snappily and theirs to him with proud sidewise glances. They passed him, neck and shoulder supple with sweat; he noted how they lifted themselves with an indefinable vim. A little behind and at the side the leader ran, directing, guiding, husbanding each individual ability. How he towered beside the slender Freshman striplings! His great driving muscles under the piston of his will shot him back and forth along the line--they moved with perfect smo...
Title:Mud Hollow; From Dust To SoulFormat:PaperbackDimensions:108 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 inPublished:February 5, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217238327

ISBN - 13:9780217238328