The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Light of Western Stars by Zane Grey:|
fickleness of women; and Castleton for the first time appeared to
be moved out of his imperturbability, though not in any sense by
humor. Indeed, when he came to notice it, he was dumfounded by
"By Jove! you Americans are an extraordinary people," he said.
"I don't see anything blooming funny in Mr. Price's story of his
adventure. By Jove! that was a bally warm occasion. Mr. Price,
when you speak of being frightened for the only time in your
life, I appreciate what you mean. I have experienced that. I
was frightened once."
"Dook, I wouldn't hev thought it of you," replied Monty. "I'm
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