2 edition of Cord and Creese found in the catalog.
|Statement||CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform|
|Publishers||CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 67 p. :|
|Number of Pages||82|
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The length he had before heard to be about five miles; the width appeared about one mile, and in its whole aspect it seemed nothing better than the abomination of desolation. " said Langhetti; and his voice seemed to die away fromexhaustion. For in that he had read grief, misfortune, perhaps death; and as he sat there, pausing before he dared to break the seal, the contents of the letter had already been conjectured.
Compton took part he would at once awaken Cigole's fears by his clumsiness. But now that the hope of life was strong, and safety had grown almost assured, the deathlike weakness which but shortly before had assailed him gave way to new-born strength and unconquerable resolve. Brandon was soon on the best of terms with the officers of the ship. He would acknowledge that he was Cord and Creese Italian, and had been in all parts of Italy, but carefully refrained from telling where he was born.
"At first it gave a bitter pang to think of my Mary thus giving me up forever, so coldly, and for no reason: but afterward I began to understand why she wrote this. Shelooked up into his face as though to gain Cord and Creese, and then began. "It seems to me," said he, "as if you were blaming some one forinflicting suffering on a man for whom no suffering can be too great. But there comes Hedley now," he continued, moving his head a little to one side so as to look up the street.
He then looked aloft and to the south with eyes of despair. "He is about the same," said Mrs. He walked more quickly onward, filled with wonder, and marveling by what strange chance this vessel could have reached its present position.
My life is yours, and yours is mine. The captain stood by Cord and Creese companion-way, looking south at the storm; the mate was near the capstan, and all were intent and absorbed in their expectation of a sudden squall.
This lasted for about a year, when, at last, one morning a letter was brought me from him stating that he had gone to India. For you were the one who did our business. One was an elderly gentleman, with a kind, benevolent aspect, the senior partner of the firm. In that climate shelter was scarcely needed.
And it's all your doing.
Our dear Edgar is well, indeed better than usual, and I would feel much cheered if it were not for the sad fate of the poor Colonel.
"This was given me by your nurse at Hong Kong.
An eager crowd beset the post office, waiting for the delivery of the mail; and little knots at the street corners were busily discussing the latest hints at news which had been gathered from papers brought ashore by the officers or passengers.
To him it was certain that it must have been there for a long time, and that the sand had been heaped around it by successive storms.