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Excerpt from Gwen Wynn, Vol. 2 of 3: A Romance of the Wye Feeling it now, he draws a chair to the fire, and sits down with his feet rested on the fender. For a time he has it all to himself. Tho farmer is still outside, looking after his cattle, and setting things up for the night while Mrs. Morgan, after receiving him, has made excuse to the kitchen - to set the frying-pan on the coals. Already the sausages can be heard frizzling, while their savoury odour is'borne everywhere through out the house. Before Sitting down the priest had helped himself to a glass of sherry and, after taking a mouthful or two, set it on the mantelshelf, within convenient reach.' It would have been brandy were there any On the table; but, for the time satisfied with the wine, he sits sipping it, his eyes now and then directed towards the door. This is Shut, Mrs. Morgan having closed it after her as she went out. There is a certain restlessness in his glances, as though he were impatient for the door to be reopened, and some one to enter. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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