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My Lady Rotha

A romance

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Published: 1894
Language: English
Wordcount: 137,218 / 372 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 92.7
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 2,856
Added to site: 2012.03.06 31374
Genre: Romance

g? Are you packing, wench? Because out you go to-morrow, pack or no pack! Out you go, do you hear?'

He stood a moment waiting for an answer, but seemed to get none; on which he came back to his seat, and chuckling fatly to himself, looked round on his neighbours for applause. One winked and another rubbed his calves. The greater number eyed the fire with a sly smile. For my part I was slow of apprehension. I did not understand but waited to hear more.

For five minutes we all sat silent, sucking our lips. Then Klink rose again with a knowing look, and crossed the kitchen on tiptoe with the same parade of caution as before. Bang!' He struck the door until it rattled on its hinges.

'Hi! You there!' he thundered. 'Do you hear, you jade? Are you packing? Are you packing, I say? Because pack or no pack, to-morrow you go! I am a man of my word.'

He did not wait this time for an answer, but came back to us with a self-satisfied grin on his face. He drank some beer--he was a big ponderous m

Reader Reviews

Average Rating of 4 from 1 reviews: ****

Good writer. If you like to read about war in the 1600's there is a fair amount of fighting. Not just a romance novel.



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