A Black Adonis

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Author: Linn Boyd Porter (Albert Ross)
Published: 1895
Language: English
Wordcount: 81,678 / 233 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 79.6
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 3,607
Added to site: 2008.09.13
mnybks.net#: 22044
Origin: gutenberg.org
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Her father writes that he is willing to pay a reasonable sum to have it brought out. Why, Cutt & Slashem couldn't afford to put their imprint on that rot for fifty thousand dollars!"

He had finished saying this before he learned that a third person was in the room. Upon making this discovery he lowered his voice, as if regretting having exhibited too great warmth before a stranger. The novelist rose and handed him a card, and as Mr. Gouger glanced at the name a gleam of recognition lit up his face.

"I am glad to see you, Mr. Roseleaf," he said. "I had half a notion to ask you to call, when I felt obliged to send you that note yesterday. There are several things I would like to say to you. Archie, perhaps you would let us have the room for a few minutes."

The last remark was addressed familiarly to the man who occupied the third chair, and who looked so disheartened at the prospect of having to rise therefrom that Roseleaf hastened to express a hope that he would not do so on his acco

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