Saranac; A Story Of Lake Champlain by John Talbot SmithSaranac; A Story Of Lake Champlain by John Talbot Smith

Saranac; A Story Of Lake Champlain

byJohn Talbot Smith

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This historic 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. 1892. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... them, but told me to give them back to him. Afterwards I was afraid I might have done barm. I took money for it, and if there was injustice done I must restore the money. I would not keep it." "Mr. Winthrop had an object in acting so, I presume,' she answered carelessly, "but it was entirely harmless as far as I was concerned. You can quiet your conscience about it. And I am inclined to be grateful both for handing me the letters, and for telling me of the little deception. Mr. Winthrop will be mortified to hear that I caught him so easily. Be kind enough to tell him." Then she talked about the weather. CHAPTER XXIII. AT REST. Madame LaRoche was indignant with herself for her bitter pain at the sight of Amedee dying. It was like a reflection on the kindness of the good God, who had savel her son from a miserable death in Texas, and given her the blessed privilege of receiving his last sigh. But the agony continued in spite of her indignation, and the thought of parting caused her exquisite pain. She could not help thinking of the years they might have spent together had he not taken that unfortunate cold. She blamed herself for a lack of watchful care over him, and she ventured, though with shame for her greediness, to ask the good God for a stay of death. She knew it was quite useless. Her boy was dying. Only a miracle could save him, and there had been miracles enough in his life. It was sorrowful work to sit with him and Elizabeth, all three knowing the end was near, to embrace him each night and morning with the thought of the last embrace rankling in the heart He made it more painful by his gentleness. The world had all at once faded from him, most guiltless of all sinners. All good fortune had come bark to him in one ship, and the pain of dying se...

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Title:Saranac; A Story Of Lake ChamplainFormat:PaperbackDimensions:74 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:January 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217986900

ISBN - 13:9780217986908

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