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Somehow a good deal of the peace seemed to have slipped out of the
atmosphere. The cheery bustle of tea-time in the old farm kitchen, which Crefton
had found so agreeable on previous afternoons, seemed to have soured today
into a ...
Hatred seemed to be the one faculty which had survived in undiminished vigour
and intensity where all else was dropping into ordered and symmetrical decay.
And the uncanny part of it was that some horrid unwholesome power seemed to ...
The lack of a fire burning on a national altar seemed to have drawn them by
universal impulse to the congenial flare of the footlights, whether as artists,
producers, impresarios, critics, agents, go-betweens, or merely as highly
intelligent and ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - elucubrare - LibraryThing
Saki is one of those authors (like most, I believe) who are better taken in moderation. The Complete Works become wearing, though not entirely devoid of charm. One becomes steadily more aware of his ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jameshold - LibraryThing
There was a time when I thought this was pretty cool. Now that I'm older it dawns on me that HH Munro must have hated the human race. His stories are funny in the sense that you get an occasional ... Read full review
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