The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Lost Continent by Edgar Rice Burroughs:|
me--he told me that you had promised me to him, but he did
not get me. I killed him, as I should like to kill you!"
"Snider lied!" I cried. And then I seized her and held her
in my arms, and made her listen to me, though she struggled
and fought like a young lioness. "I love you, Victory. You
must know that I love you--that I have always loved you, and
that I never could have made so base a promise."
She ceased her struggles, just a trifle, but still tried to
push me from her. "You called me a barbarian!" she said.
Ah, so that was it! That still rankled. I crushed her to