The Heart of the Desert

Kut-Le of the Desert

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Published: 1913
Language: English
Wordcount: 65,671 / 193 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 85.4
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 1,013
Added to site: 2005.10.01
mnybks.net#: 11509
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Western, Romance
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ly released the slender hands and leaned back in his chair. The sun had crossed the peach orchard slowly, breathlessly. It cast long, slanting shadows along the beautiful alfalfa fields and turned the willows by the irrigating ditch to a rosy gray. As the sun sank, song-birds piped and lizards scuttled along the porch rail. The loveliest part of the New Mexican day had come.

The two young Northerners watched the man who was swinging through the orchard. It was Cartwell. Despite his breadth of shoulder, the young Indian looked slender, though it was evident that only panther strength could produce such panther grace. He crossed the lawn and stood at the foot of the steps; one hand crushed his soft hat against his hip, and the sun turned his close-cropped black hair to blue bronze. For an instant none of the three spoke. It was as if each felt the import of this meeting which was to be continued through such strange vicissitudes. Cartwell, however, was not looking at DeWitt but at Rhoda, and she re

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