All He Knew

A Story

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Author: John Habberton
Published: 1890
Language: English
Wordcount: 42,477 / 122 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 85.8
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 1,717
Added to site: 2005.12.20
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Thunder!" exclaimed Tom, after a hard laugh. "You goin' to be a shoutin' Methodist? Won't that be bully to tell the fellers in the village?"

"I'm not goin' to shout, or be anythin' I know of, except an honest man: you can tell that to all the fellers you like."

"An' be told I'm a blamed liar? Not much."

Mrs. Kimper seemed to be in a mournful revery, and when finally she spoke it was in the voice of a woman talking to herself, as she said,--

"After all I've been layin' up in my mind about places where there was potatoes an' chickens an' pigs an' even turkeys that could be got an' nobody'd be any the wiser! How will we ever get along through the winter?"

"The Lord will provide," croaked Tom, who had often sat under the church window during a revival meeting.

"If He don't, we'll do without," said Sam, "but I guess we won't suffer while I can work."

"Dad converted!" muttered Tom. "Dad converted! d'ye hear that?" said he, hitting his brother to attract attention. "I must go down to the hotel a

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Average Rating of 5 from 1 reviews: *****
2015.04.26
Pat Delich
*****

What a marvellous little story.I'm not a religious man but it made me think of the good and bad in Everyman.


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