In Guiana Wilds: A Study of Two Women (Classic Reprint)

In Guiana Wilds: A Study of Two Women (Classic Reprint)

by James Rodway
     
 

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"Take the dug-out if you like, but don't blame me if she gives you a soaking. She is cranky, and the tide will soon be falling. Besides, you can't swim."

"Now, don't make a row, Bunting. If you won't lend me the canoe, say so and be done."

"Well, then, do as you like, Gordon, but I've warned you. Much better

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Excerpt from In Guiana Wilds: A Study of Two Women

"Take the dug-out if you like, but don't blame me if she gives you a soaking. She is cranky, and the tide will soon be falling. Besides, you can't swim."

"Now, don't make a row, Bunting. If you won't lend me the canoe, say so and be done."

"Well, then, do as you like, Gordon, but I've warned you. Much better wait till Chloe comes back from the shop, and have the bateau; she won't be long."

The two speakers were standing in front of a troolie hut, surrounded by fruit trees and backed by the interminable forest. Before them lay the dark brown waters of the Etaroonie creek, on the margin of which, moored to a breadfruit-tree, floated the tiny dug-out in question.

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ISBN-13:
9781331758198
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/19/2015
Pages:
276
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.58(d)

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