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Morning Star

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Published: 1910
Language: English
Wordcount: 85,218 / 233 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 78.9
LoC Category: PR
Downloads: 2,870
mnybks.net#: 3125
Origin: gutenberg.org

"A royal prince faces many extreme challenges to win the throne and the heart of his beloved."--Haggard H. Rider: Finished

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its throne, at least another daughter of Amen, a mighty queen, Hatshepu, wore the crown of the Upper and the Lower Lands, and sent her embassies to search out the mysteries of Punt. Of romance also, in high places, there must have been abundance, though the short-cut records of the religious texts of the priests do not trouble themselves with such matters.

At any rate, so believing, in the hope that it may interest readers of to-day, I have ventured to discover and present one such romance, whereof the motive, we may be sure, is more ancient, by far, than the old Egyptians, namely, the triumph of true love over great difficulties and dangers. It is pleasant to dream that the gods are on the side of such lovers, and deign for their sakes to work the miracles in which for thousands of years mankind has believed, although the scientist tells us that they do not happen.

How large a part marvel and magic of the most terrible and exalted kind played in the life of Old Egypt and of the nations with which she f

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