In Subjection Volume 2

In Subjection Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...everything that you want, sweetheart, as I can only find my happiness in yours. You know that well enough." "But you wouldn't have wanted it if you hadn't thought I did? You are quite sure of that?" Isabel persisted. "Good heavens, no! How could I? It would have been the final shelving of me and the end of my political career. But all the same I should have taken it if Wrexham had given me the chance, because I thought it would please you." Isabel laid her cheek tenderly against the top of Paul's head. "Then that would have been very wrong, dearest; very wrong indeed! Your wishes ought to regulate our lives--not mine." "Yours will, however, as long as I am master in my own house. I can tell you that." "Well, they oughtn't to." "Well, they will." "I dont think that that is the proper way of bringing a wife into subjection to her own husband." Paul laughed. "Subjection be hanged! Your happiness is my first object, and always will be. It makes me far happier to see you happy than to be happy myself, if you will excuse the bull. I can only be happy through you: so that it is really the height of selfishness on my part to do the things that give you pleasure." Isabel nestled up to him. "You are quite the nicest husband that was ever invented," she whispered. "It was a happy find of mine when I chanced upon you!" "Not so lucky as mine by a long way," answered Paul, kissing her. "But about this Tasmanian business? In Subjection. II. 12 Are you disappointed, my darling? Because if you are, I shall never forgive Wrexham as long as I live for not shelving me." "No; I'm not a bit disappointed, Paul. I've changed my mind more

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  • Paperback | 66 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 136g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236601254
  • 9781236601254