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The Black Robe
When the medical advisers of a lady who has reached seventy years of age recommend the mild climate of the South of France, they mean in plain language that they have arrived at the end of their resources. Her ladyship gave the mild climate a fair trial, and then decided (as she herself expressed it) to die at home. Traveling slowly, she had reached Paris at the date when I last heard of her. It was then the beginning of November. A week later, I met with her nephew, Lewis Romayne, at the club. The fatality that pursues me, he answered grimly. I am one of the unluckiest men living. ......Buy Now (To Read More)
Ebook Number: 1587
Author: Collins, Wilkie
Release Date: Feb 22, 2006
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