Six Years in the Prisons of England

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Author: Anonymous
Published: 1869
Language: English
Wordcount: 60,685 / 177 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 57.6
LoC Category: HN
Downloads: 3,248
Added to site: 2007.05.05
mnybks.net#: 16775
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Non-fiction
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ve returned before. * * * On the Thursday evening, as I was preparing to leave the hotel for the railway station, I was suddenly and most unexpectedly arrested, and have not yet reached the spot I once loved to call my Home.

CHAPTER II.

MY FEELINGS ON FIRST ENTERING PRISON--TREATMENT AND EMPLOYMENT BEFORE TRIAL--MY TRIAL AND SENTENCE.

It is impossible to give the faintest idea of my state of mind on finding myself a prisoner. The circumstances of my arrest, while in the midst of my arrangements for a long night journey to Scotland, flushed with success beyond my most sanguine anticipations, and impatient to accomplish my freedom from a burden which had long oppressed me, and which had latterly threatened to utterly bear me down, gave an overwhelming force and severity to the shock. Indeed, the sudden and undreamt of change in my destination, the sharp and complete extinction of all my hopes and plans, stunned me

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