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Paperback, General Books, 2010, ISBN13 9781443224710, ISBN10 1443224715
Excerpt: ...He stood at the gate for a short time with indifference in his manner and irritation in his heart. He, too, tried to hum a tune, but failed. Then he tried to whistle, but his musical efforts were abortive. There was no music in him. A moment before his heart had been full of harmony; but when he found a man instead of his sweetheart, the harmony quickly turned to rasping discord. John was not a patient man, and his impatience was apt to take the form of words and actions. A little aimless stalking about at the gate was more than enough for him, so he stepped toward the intruder and lifted his hat. "I beg your pardon," he said, "I thought when first I saw you that you were Sir Malcolm Vernon. I fancied you bore resemblance to him. I see that I was in error." "Yes, in error," answered my beard. Again the two gentlemen walked around each other with great amusement on the part of one, and with ever increasing vexation on the part of the other. Soon John said, "May I ask whom have I the honor to address?" "Certainly, you may ask," was the response. A silence ensued during which Dorothy again turned her back on John and walked a few paces away from him. John's patience was rapidly oozing, and when the unknown intruder again turned in his direction, John said with all the gentleness then at his command:
|Number of Pages:||202|
|Number in Series:||1|
|Publication Date:||August, 2012|
|Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H):||7.44 x 0.43 x 9.69 Inches|
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