The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Damnation of Theron Ware by Harold Frederic:|
at the camp-meeting. It was admitted by everybody to be far
and away my finest effort! They will tell you the same!"
"It's quite likely," assented Sister Soulsby. "I quite
"Then how can anybody say that I've degenerated, that I've
become a fool?" he demanded.
"I haven't heard anybody hint at such a thing,"
she answered quietly.
"No, of course, YOU haven't heard them!" he cried.
"I heard them, though!" Then, forcing himself to a
sitting posture, against the restraint of her hand,
The Damnation of Theron Ware