Way of the Lawless

Author: Max Brand (Frederick Schiller Faust)
Published: 1921
Language: English
Wordcount: 70,586 / 196 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 84.1
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 3,263
Added to site: 2006.02.14
mnybks.net#: 12756
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Western
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voked. "Ain't you got shame? My blood in you, too!"

"Don't talk like that," said Andy with a certain amount of reserve which was not natural to him. "You bother me. I want a little silence and a chance to think things out. There's something wrong in the way I've been living."

"You're the last to find it out."

"If you keep this up I'm going to take a walk so I can have quiet."

"You'll sit there, son, till I'm through with you. Now, Andrew, these years I've been savin' up for this moment when I was sure that--"

To his unutterable astonishment Andy rose and stepped between him and the door. "Uncle Jas," he said, "mostly I got a lot of respect for you and what you think. Tonight I don't care what you or anybody else has to say. Just one thing matters. I feel I've been living in the dirt. I'm going out and see what's wrong. Good night."

CHAPTER 3

Uncle Jas was completely bowled over. Over against the wall as the door closed he was saying t

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