By Colin Greer, Herbert Kohl
A distinct number of tales, poems, proverbs, and fables via recognized writers, together with essays approximately every one paintings, emphasizes self-discovery and personality improvement and offers a liberal substitute to the best-selling A ebook of Virtues. 75,000 first printing. $60,000 ad/promo. travel.
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Thin what are you , ye lyi n ' , schamin' , weak-kneed, dhirty-souled son av a sutler? Am I shameless? ipling. The Best Short Stories the broad daylight for the broken word of a man? Dou ble portion of my shame be on you, Terence Mulvaney, that think yourself so strong! By Mary and the saints, by blood and water an' by ivry sorrow that came into the world since the beginnin' , the black blight fall on you and yours75 , so that you may niver be free from pain for another when ut's not your own!
You shall talk to worse than Judy before all' s over. The sergints ' wives shall look down on you contemp tuous, daughter av a sergint , an' you shall cover ut all up wid a smiling face whin your heart ' s burstin ' . Kipling. The Best Short Stories Curse of Shielygh upon him an ' his own mouth shall make ut good . " ' She pitched forward o n her head77 a n ' b egan foamin' at the mouth-. Dinah Shadd ran out wid water, an' Judy dhragged the ould woman into the verandah till she sat up. ' " I ' m old an ' forlore78 , " she sez , thremblin' an' cryin' , "and 'tis like I say a dale more than I mane .
You look too high, child. You shall wash for the quarthermas ter-sergeant , whin he plases to give you the job out av charity; but a privit ' s wife you shall be to the end , an ' evry sorrow of a privit ' s wife you shall know and niver a joy but wan , that shall go from you like the running tide from a rock. The pain av bearin' you shall know but niver the pleasure av giving the breast; an' you shall put away a man -child into the common ground wid niver a priest to say a prayer over him , an' on that man-child ye shall think ivry day av your life .
A Call to Character: A Family Treasury of Stories, Poems, Plays, Proverbs, and Fables to Guide the Development of Values for You and Your Children by Colin Greer, Herbert Kohl