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True Love's Reward

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Author: Mrs George Sheldon (Sarah Elizabeth Forbush Downs)
Published: 1891
Language: English
Wordcount: 70,740 / 205 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 71.6
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 419
Added to site: 2005.12.12
mnybks.net#: 12022

A Sequel to Mona.

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mposed upon Justin Cutler, and it was a bitter pill for him to swallow, to discover, just as he believed himself to be on the verge of success, that he was only getting deeper into the mire.

"She is the keenest-witted thief I ever heard of," he muttered, moodily, when the case was dismissed, "but if I could only get track of some of the Palmer diamonds there might be some hope for me even now, for I firmly believe that the same woman is at the bottom of all three thefts."

He would not take anything from Mr. Cutler for what he had done or tried to do, although the gentleman offered to remunerate him handsomely for his labor.

"I've earned nothing, for I've accomplished nothing," he said, dejectedly. "I feel, rather, as if I ought to pay your expenses on from the West, for it's been only a wild-goose chase."

"I had other business, aside from this, which called me to New York, so don't feel down at the mouth about the trip," Mr. Cutler kindly replied. "I am going to remain in the city for a few weeks,

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