Whirlpools

Whirlpools

by Henryk Sienkiewicz
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

"[...] "Why, you yourself tormented me last winter about Panna Rose Stabrowska, and I admit that she has made an impression upon my heart. But I did not permit myself to fall in love with her, because I know her parents would not give her to me. I am not and will not be rich enough for them. For that reason I escaped from Warsaw before the close of the carnival. I did

Overview

"[...] "Why, you yourself tormented me last winter about Panna Rose Stabrowska, and I admit that she has made an impression upon my heart. But I did not permit myself to fall in love with her, because I know her parents would not give her to me. I am not and will not be rich enough for them. For that reason I escaped from Warsaw before the close of the carnival. I did not wish to envenom with vain feeling my life or hers, if she should love me."
"But in case of a will in your favor? Would you not rush into the smoke like a Uhlan of old? Is it not true?"
"Most assuredly; but as I cannot depend upon that, and as that will not happen, there is no necessity of talking further about it."
"You spoke, however, of asking a favor of me. In what can I serve you?"
"I wanted to beg you not to fortify my mother in her designs as to Pani[...]".

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781512148572
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
05/11/2015
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.52(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >