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:|
the meeting into a debt-raising convention, before they
know where they are, and we'll wipe off the best part
of the load. Now, don't you see," she turned her eyes
full upon Theron as she spoke, "you want to hold your
Quarterly Conference AFTER this money's been raised,
"I see what you mean," Mr. Ware responded gravely.
"But what!" Sister Soulsby interjected, with vivacity.
"Well," said Theron, picking his words, "in the first place,
it rests with the Presiding Elder to say whether
The Damnation of Theron Ware