Owen Rees; A Story Of Welsh Life And Thought

Paperback | February 5, 2012

byEleazar Roberts

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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. 1893. Excerpt: ... tempest-tossed girl," as he called her, into a home of her own, where it would be his endeavour, as long as he lived, to protect her from the storm. He even went so far as to say that, if she wished it, little Benjamin should come and live with them inasmuch as Martha seemed to have such an affection for it. Owen retained his situation in the office, of course, and began again to entertain hopes that he might be able to resume his studies, though the prospect of becoming a minister of the Gospel seemed to recede further and further into the dim future. Robert Rees followed his daily occupation, having obtained a position of trust, where he would not have to work so hard as an ordinary journeyman. Thus things began to look brighter, and the little family once more began to settle down in comfort. The chapel friends were full of sympathy, and though Robert Rees had not accepted the office of deacon, he was looked up to with great respect, and seldom was any important step taken by the deacons without looking in upon Robert Rees to consult him. Yes, the sky was getting clearer again, and the clouds which had burst their contents on the family, were dispersing, and the members of it had strong hopes of a period of bright sunshine. CHAPTER XXXIX. Death Of Mr. And Mrs. Rees. "the clouds return after the rain." Mrs. Rees's strength began to fail. She took to her bed and was unable to get up. Martha by this time had her hands full of work. As for Robert Rees, he feared that his wife was breaking up, and that she would not recover. She had received many a hard blow in the course of her life, but this one--the disgrice and death of poor Kezia--seemed too much for her. It had lain her prostrate, and it was felt by all in the house that she was not likely to rise any...

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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. 1893. Excerpt: ... tempest-tossed girl," as he called her, into a home of her own, where it would be his endeavour, as long as he lived, to prote...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:156 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.33 inPublished:February 5, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217881793

ISBN - 13:9780217881791

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