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The Forest King

Wild Hunter of the Adaca

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Author: Hervey Keyes
Published: 1878
Language: English
Wordcount: 25,779 / 78 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 67.5
LoC Category: D
Downloads: 463
Added to site: 2008.01.25
mnybks.net#: 19843

The he richest gift that Heaven could bestow upon man was Nelly Gordon.

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ughter; but found her most valuable wearing apparel was missing, which told a sad tale, whilst no traces could be found of her place of retreat. Next the stable was examined, and Nelly's horse was found as he had left him the night previous. He rode to every place where he thought she would be likely to go, but no trace could be found. He inquired for Mayall, and was told that he was seen the evening before equipped for a hunting excursion. He returned home in grief and loneliness. His house no longer echoed to the musical voice of his lovely daughter. His wife, who had been the most anxious for her daughter to marry a farm instead of a man of worth, now began to murmur and find fault with her husband for his unkindness to Mayall, who had saved their lives and the life of their daughter, and protected their property. She could then see how nobly he had acted, and shielded them from the tomahawk and scalping-knife of the Indians; and now their only daughter had flown to his arms for protection, and to reward h

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