The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Soul of a Bishop by H. G. Wells:|
little boy had stared, realized the state of affairs slowly but
surely, pointed his finger....
Never had two human beings understood each other more
A dirty little boy! Capable no doubt of a thousand kindred
It seemed ages before the conscience-stricken bishop could tear
himself from the spot and walk back, with such a pretence of
dignity as he could muster, to the house.
And instead of the discourse he had prepared for the
Shop-girls' Church Association, he had preached on temptation and