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East Lynne, Vol. 2 of 3 (Classic Reprint)

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East Lynne, Vol. 2 of 3 (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from East Lynne, Vol. 2 of 3It was a still evening, cool for July, no sound was heard save the hum of the summer insects, and Lady Isabel sat in silence with her companion, her rebellious heart beating with a sense of its own happiness. But for the voice of conscience, strong within her; but for the sense of right and wrong; but for existing things; in short, but that she was a wife, she might have been content so to sit by his side forever, never to wish toin short, but that she was a wife, she might have been content so to sit by his side forever, never to wish to move, or to break the silence. Did he read her feelings? He told her, months afterwards, that he did: but it might have been only a vain boast.Do you remember the evening, Lady Isabel, just such a one as this, that we all passed at Rich mond he suddenly asked. Your father, Mrs. Vane, you, I, and others?About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis 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. read more