Sparks; A Tale Of To-day

Paperback | December 30, 2011

byM. E. Ames

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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. 1908. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XXX LIGHT "I heard the voice of Jesus say, "I am this dark world's light, Look unto Me thy morn shall rise, And all thy day be bright." I looked to Jesus and I found In Him my Star, my Sun; And in that Light of Life I'll walk Till travelling days are done."--Bonar. Six days later the beautiful steamer "Lake Erie" ended her voyage at the Liverpool landing stage. Almost the first to step on shore was Thorold Tempest, and, as he did so, Clifford Dudgeon bounded forward to meet him. "This is A.I.," he exclaimed, wringing our hero's hand. "It is better than sunshine in November to see your handsome old phiz again." Thorold's returning grip was sufficient answer to his friend'9 greeting. "And I am in time, dear boy?" "I think so, but there is not a moment to lose. The car is waiting. Is this bag all you have?" "All I have brought, the rest will follow--if necessary." The two men stepped briskly to the motor drawn up beyond the landing stage and were soon flying southward. "Fire away, Dudgeon," Thorold exclaimed as soon as they had settled the costly furs around them to the satisfaction of each. "Rivers' wire informing me of the accident and urging me to start, at once, is all I have heard, ergo, begin at the beginning." Clifford's recital of all that had transpired, mingled with his eulogisms on the pluck and heroism of the injured man, lasted until the first portion of the journey had been accomplished. By the time he had drawn his somewhat graphic narrative to a close, there was an expression of almost feverish longing in Thor's eyes. "God grant that I may not be too late," he murmured beneath his breath. Dudgeon caught the words. "I do not think you will be too late," he said, with a tinge of rising colour in his still boyish cheeks. "We--that is, several of us have been asking...

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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. 1908. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XXX LIGHT "I heard the voice of Jesus say, "I am this dark world's light, Look unto Me thy morn shall rise, And all thy day be bright." I looked t...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:December 30, 2011Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217055370

ISBN - 13:9780217055376

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