The Unspeakable Perk (Classic Reprint)

The Unspeakable Perk (Classic Reprint)

by Samuel Hopkins Adams
     
 

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The man sat in a niche of the mountain, busily hating the Caribbean Sea. It was quite a contract that he had undertaken, for there was a large expanse of Caribbean Sea in sight to hate; very blue, and still, and indifferent to human emotions. However, the young man was a good steadfast hater, and he came there every day to sit in

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Excerpt from The Unspeakable Perk

The man sat in a niche of the mountain, busily hating the Caribbean Sea. It was quite a contract that he had undertaken, for there was a large expanse of Caribbean Sea in sight to hate; very blue, and still, and indifferent to human emotions. However, the young man was a good steadfast hater, and he came there every day to sit in the shade of the overhanging boulder, where there was a little trickle of cool air down the slope and a little trickle of cool water from a crevice beneath the rock, to despise that placid, impressionable ocean and all its works and to wish that it would dry up forthwith, so that he might walk back to the blessed United States of America. In good plain American, the young man was pretty homesick.

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ISBN-13:
9781331661283
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/18/2015
Pages:
310
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.65(d)

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