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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 20, No. 122, December, 1867

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1867
Language: English
Wordcount: 86,096 / 250 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 71.5
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 836
Added to site: 2009.04.29
mnybks.net#: 24018
Origin: gutenberg.org
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t you would have wronged me by suggesting any meaner motive. It is only because we have been on friendly terms so long that I have listened to you as I have done. You have said more than enough, and I beg you will allow me to put an end to this interview."

She rose to leave the room. But Murray Bradshaw had gone too far to control himself,--he listened only to the rage which blinded him.

"Not yet!" he said. "Stay one moment, and you shall know what your pride and self-will have cost you!"

Myrtle stood, arrested, whether by fear, or curiosity, or the passive subjection of her muscles to his imperious will, it would be hard to say.

Murray Bradshaw took out the spotted paper from his breast pocket, and held it up before her. "Look here!" he exclaimed. "This would have made you rich,--it would have crowned you a queen in society,--it would have given you all, and more than all, that you ever dreamed of luxury, of splendor, of enjoyment; and I, who won it for you, would have taught you

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