The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Country of the Pointed Firs by Sarah Orne Jewett:|
the forbidding coast and come into the smooth little harbor of
"You ain't never been up to my place," said the old man.
"Folks don't come now as they used to; no, 'tain't no use to
ask folks now. My poor dear she was a great hand to draw young
I remembered that Mrs. Todd had once said that this old
fisherman had been sore stricken and unconsoled at the death of his
"I should like very much to come," said I. "Perhaps you are
going to be at home later on?"