Fred Markham in Russia

The Boy Travellers in the Land of the Czar

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Author: W.H.G. Kingston
Language: English
Wordcount: 83,122 / 237 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 80
LoC Category: PR
Downloads: 806
Added to site: 2007.05.16
mnybks.net#: 16949
Genre: Adventure
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heir senses. I did think that all of us had seen the sun rise for the last time, for it was too dark by far to allow us to try and help ourselves; and, from the way the sea kept striking the ship, I knew full well she could not long hold together.

"Well, Mr Fairman, I'm not ashamed to say I prayed as I never prayed before; and, you'll believe me, sir, I felt a comfort and an assurance of my Maker's protection which also I had never felt before. As my ears caught the sound of the dreadful oaths of the blasphemers, I thought of the Day of Judgment. When that awful time comes, and the world breaks up like the ship, how will such men and many others, amid the clouds and thick darkness which will surround them, be able to pray? No; they'll blaspheme on, as they are doing now, to the end. The captain, to do him but justice, behaved nobly. He did his best to keep order and discipline on board. He told the people that, if they would but remain by the ship, they all might be saved. He could not say, like Saint

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