The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Case of The Lamp That Went Out by Grace Isabel Colbron and Augusta Groner:|
pityingly about his duty in the interest of justice - and the devoted
woman whose faithfulness had brought about such a tragedy.
The train had now entered the railway station. Muller and Mrs.
Bernauer stood a few minutes later on the banks of the Grand Canal
and entered, one of the many gondolas waiting there. The moon
glanced back from the surface of the water broken into ripples under
the oars of the gondoliers; it shone with a magic charm on the old
palaces that stood knee-deep in the lagoons, and threw heavy shadows
over the narrow water-roads on which the little dark boats glided
silently forward. In most of the gondolas coming from the station
excited voices and exclamations of delight broke the calm of the