The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Case of the Golden Bullet by Grace Isabel Colbron and Augusta Groner:|
said he'd like to see the things they gave you after Mrs. Kniepp's
death," the young man remarked
"Do you buy things like that?" Nanette turned to the peddler.
"I'd just like to look at them first, if you'll let me."
"I'd be glad to get rid of them. But I won't go upstairs, I'm
"Well, I'll get the things for you if you want me to," offered
George and turned to leave the room. The door had scarcely closed
behind him when a change came over the peddler. His old head rose
from its drooping position, his bowed figure started up with