Le robinson suisse

ou Histoire d'une famille suisse naufragée

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Published: 1849
Language: French
Wordcount: 151,009 / 501 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 720
Added to site: 2006.04.12
mnybks.net#: 13173

Translated by Isabelle de Montolieu.

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ir par intervalles une terre qui, malgré son aspect sauvage, devint l'objet de tous mes voeux.

Je me hâtai donc de retourner vers ma famille; et, affectant un air de sécurité, j'annonçai que l'eau ne pouvait nous atteindre, et qu'au jour nous trouverions sans doute un moyen de gagner la terre. Cette nouvelle fut pour mes enfants un baume consolateur, et ils se tranquillisèrent bien vite. Ma femme, plus habituée à pénétrer ma pensée, ne prit pas le change; un signe de ma part lui avait fait comprendre notre abandon. Mais je sentis mon courage renaître en voyant que sa confiance en Dieu n'était point ébranlée; elle nous engagea à prendre quelque nourriture. Nous y consentîmes volontiers; et après ce petit repas les enfants s'endormirent, excepté Fritz, qui vint à moi et me dit: «J'ai pensé, mon père, que nous devrions faire, pour ma mère et me

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