Tales by the O'Hara Family: Second Series : Comprising the Nowlans, and Peter of the Castle, 第 3 卷

H. Colburn, 1826

讀者評論 - 撰寫評論



其他版本 - 查看全部



第 353 頁 - ... shook, groans and sobs broke from his manly breast, and the glorious tears of a true repentance ran down the backs of the hands with which he covered his face. Not unaffected, myself, I raised him and held him in my arms, and whispered the words of sublime consolation my merciful and Almighty Master had commanded me to drop as so many drops of oil upon the torn heart of the remorseful sinner. My words seemed to overwhelm him with greater agony. He would have again fallen at my feet. I resisted...