Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 130,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

The Golden Woman

A Story of the Montana Hills

Cover image for

Download


Author: Ridgwell Cullum (Sidney Groves Burghard)
Published: 1913
Language: English
Wordcount: 119,662 / 342 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 89.4
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 1,359
Added to site: 2009.08.07
mnybks.net#: 24922
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Western, Romance

A story of love and adventure in the west.

Show Excerpt

shot as a rebel and a renegade, and thus add himself to the list of the victims of your--so-called 'luck'? Luck! Oh, the madness, the blindness of it!"

The woman's passionate bitterness had lost all sense of proportion. She saw only through her straining nerves. And the injustice of it all brought swift protest to Joan's lips.

"You are wrong. You are cruel--bitterly, wickedly cruel, auntie," she cried. "How am I responsible? What have I done?"

In an instant the gray eyes were turned upon her with something akin to ferocity, and her voice rang with passion.

"Wrong? Cruel? I am stating undeniable facts. I am telling you what has happened. And now I am going to tell you the result of your morning's ride. How are you responsible? What have you done? Dick Sorley has gone to his fate as surely as though you had thrust a knife through his heart."

"Aunt! How--how dare----?"

"How dare I say such things? Because I am telling you the truth--which you cannot bear to face. You mus

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Author of the Day

Salvador Mercer
When Salvador Mercer isn't trying to keep the peace between his three boys, who he calls the Elf, Hobbit and Orc, he writes fascinating fantasy novels. In today's interview, Mercer tells us more about the chromatic dragons in his dragon series, talks about his latest book, The White Dragon, and gives us a sneak peek into what to expect from him next.
Read full interview...