Affair, The

Affair, The

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When Tom Orbell invited me to dinner at his club, I imagined that we should be alone. More info →
Conscience of the Rich, The

Conscience of the Rich, The

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It was a summer afternoon, the last day of the Bar final examinations. More info →
In Their Wisdom

In Their Wisdom

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Mr. Skelding was doing what some men would have found more difficult. More info →
Homecomings

Homecomings

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It was a February afternoon of smoky sunshine, as I walked home along the Embankment to my wife. More info →
Last Things

Last Things

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As the car passed the first houses away from London Airport ( the Septembe night had closed down, lights shone from windows, in the back seat one heard the grinding of the windscreen-wiper) Margaret said:/ "Is there anything bad waiting for us?"/ "I hope More info →
Light and the Dark, The

Light and the Dark, The

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I smelt blossom everywhere as I walked through the town that afternoon. More info →
Masters, The

Masters, The

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The snow had only just stopped, and in the court below my rooms all sounds were dulled. More info →
New Men, The

New Men, The

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I heard the first rumour in the middle of an argument with my brother, when Iwas trying to persuade him not to marry, but it did not seem much more than a distraction. More info →
Sleep of Reason, The

Sleep of Reason, The

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That afternoon I had been walking with my son in what for me were familiar streets, streets of the town where I was born. More info →
Strangers and Brothers

Strangers and Brothers

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The fire in our habitual public-house spurted and fell. More info →