A Tenderfoot Bride

A Tenderfoot Bride

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"[...]him; there was a weird fascination in following the movements of that fork. It was prescience which led me to do so, for old Bohm suddenly ceased using it as a toilet article and jabbed it into a piece of meat, which he held out toward me. "Here, Mrs. Brook, have some more beef. I've been talkin' along here and clean forgot you folks must be hungry." I assured him I couldn't eat another bite. It was the most truthful statement of my life. That night I lay awake for hours, thinking over the day's experiences, and incidentally trying to find a spot on the mattress where a lump did not threaten to press a rib out of place. At last I fell asleep, to be suddenly awakened by the slam of a gate under our window, followed by an exclamation which floated up out of the grey dawn: "By hell, but this is a fine day." Then came the squeak of the pump handle, as old Bohm performed his morning ablutions, more slams of[...]."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 98 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507543441
  • 9781507543443