Sarah; A Survival by M. L. LordSarah; A Survival by M. L. Lord

Sarah; A Survival

byM. L. Lord

Paperback | January 4, 2012

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Book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1894. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... part ID THE HOME OF KDWARD HAY "Bib every sense had grown Ethereal for pleasure ; 'bove his head Flew a delight half-graspable ; his tread Was Hesperian ; to his capable ears Silence was music from the holy spheres; A dewy luxury was in his eyes; The little flowers felt his pleasant sighs And stirr'd them faintly. . . . O my love, My breath of life, where art thou? . . . Where'er thou art, Methinks it now is at my will to start Into thine arms." CHAPTER I "Each man is a new soul in this world; untried, with a boundless Possible before him. No one can prescribe his duties, or mark out his obligations. Each man's temptations are made up of a host of peculiarities, internal and external, which no other mind can measure. You are tried alonealone you bear and conquer, alone you must be sifted by the world. What a man can do in conjunction with others does not test a man. Tell us what he can do alone. . . There is a false humility which says, 'It is my own poor thought and I must not trust it.' Do not be unnaturally humble. The thought of your mind perchance is the Thought of God." Edward Hay sat reading this to himself over his late breakfast one foggy Sunday morning in November. He was in London lodgings. Two years had passed since, following close O7i his refusal by Flora Moore, his mother had died. He had then divided the slender family possessions between his sisters, and after seeing Augusta duly married to Herbert Moore, and Jessie settled in a hospital to train as a nurse, he gave up Byron Villa and took a lodging in London. He was leading two lives. In all that concerned his business, in which he was now a partner, he was keenly interested, energetic, and enterprising; in all that concerned his intellectual, social, and domestic life he was frozen and apathetic. ...
Title:Sarah; A SurvivalFormat:PaperbackDimensions:88 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.18 inPublished:January 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217044026

ISBN - 13:9780217044028

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