By John Galsworthy
John Galsworthy OM (1867-1933) used to be an English novelist and playwright. he's considered as one of many first writers of the Edwardian period; difficult in his works many of the beliefs of society depicted within the preceeding literature of Victorian England. He gained the Nobel Prize for literature in 1932. awesome works contain The Forsyte Saga (1906-1921) and its sequels, a contemporary Comedy and finish of the bankruptcy. From the 4 Winds was once Galsworthy's first released paintings in 1897, a set of brief tales. those, and a number of other next works, have been released less than the pen identify John Sinjohn and it can no longer be until eventually The Island Pharisees (1904) that he may start publishing below his personal identify. His first play, The Silver field (1906) grew to become successful, and he it up with the fellow of estate (1906), the 1st within the Forsyte trilogy. besides different writers of the time similar to Shaw his performs addressed the category procedure and social matters, of the simplest recognized being Strife (1909) and the surface online game (1920).
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I−−judge! No! It's rest I have to find−−somewhere−−somehow−rest! And how−−how can I find rest? MRS. BRADMERE. [Who has listened to his outburst in a soft of coma] You are a strange man! One of these days you'll go off your head if you don't take care. STRANGWAY. [Smiling] One of these days the flowers will grow out of me; and I shall sleep. [MRS. BRADMERE stares at his smiling face a long moment in silence, then with a little sound, half sniff, half snort, she goes to the door. ] MRS. BRADMERE.
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Whispering] I hear−−some one comin' across the yard. [She leads a noiseless scamper towards the shoes. BOBBIE JARLAND shins up the ladder and seizes the lantern. Ivy drops the tambourine. ] [There is the sound of scrabbling at the hitch of the side door, and STRANGWAY comes into the nearly dark barn. Out in the night the owl is still hooting. He closes the door, and that sound is lost. Like a man walking in his sleep, he goes up to the ladder, takes the rope in his hand, and makes a noose. He can be heard breathing, and in the darkness the motions of his hands are dimly seen, freeing his throat and putting the noose round his neck.
A Bit O' Love (Dodo Press) by John Galsworthy