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I Conquered

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Author: Harold Titus
Published: 1916
Language: English
Wordcount: 68,063 / 206 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 73.8
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 1,164
Added to site: 2011.12.01
mnybks.net#: 31051
Genre: Adventure

This book holds twenty-six chapters of adventure.

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isk motions, merely said, "Very well." He left the room.

Danny heard his footsteps cross the hall, heard the big front door sigh when it closed as though it rejoiced at the completion of a distasteful task.

Then he shut his eyes and struck his thighs twice with stiff forearms. He was boiling, blood and brain! At first he thought it anger; perhaps anger had been there, but it was not the chief factor of that tumult.

It was humiliation. The horrid, unanswerable truth had seared Danny's very body--witness the anguished wrinkles on his brow--and his molten consciousness could find no argument to justify himself, even to act as a balm!

"He never said it before," the boy moaned, and in that spoken thought was the nearest thing to comfort that he could conjure.

He stood in the library a long time, gradually cooling, gradually nursing the bitterness that grew up in the midst of conflicting impulses. The look in his eyes changed f

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