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Sowing and Reaping - A Temperance Story

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Language: English
Wordcount: 28,727 / 85 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 78.8
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 212
Added to site: 2004.06.30
mnybks.net#: 8102
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hould we live twenty years longer, I would like to meet you and see by comparing notes which of us shall have gathered the most sunshine or shadow from life."

"Yes Jeanette we will meet in less than twenty years, but before then your glad light eyes will be dim with tears, and the easy path you have striven to walk will be thickly strewn with thorn; and whether you deserve it or not, life will have for you a mournful earnestness, but notwithstanding all your frivolity and flippancy there is fine gold in your character, which the fire of affliction only will reveal."


Chapter III

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Chapter IV

"How is business?"

"Very dull, I am losing terribly."

"Any prospect of times brightening?"

"I don't see my way out clear; but I hope there will be a change for the better. Confidence has been greatly shaken, men of[?] business have grown exceedingly timid about investing and there is a general depressi

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