The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Secret Places of the Heart by H. G. Wells:|
cherish. . . ."
For to Mr. Gunter Lake it seemed there could be no lovelier
thing in life than a wife "in name only" slowly warmed into a
glow of passion by the steadfast devotion and the strength
and wisdom of a mate at first despised. Until at last a day
would come. . . .
"My darling!" Mr. Gunter Lake whispered to the darkness. "My
little guurl. IT HAS BEEN WORTH THE WAITING. . . ."
Miss Grammont met Sir Richmond in the bureau of the Old
George with a telegram in her hand. "My father reported his