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A Night in Acadie (Classic Reprint)

A Night in Acadie Classic Reprint Excerpt from A Night in Acadie There was nothing to do on the plantation so Telesphore having a few dollars in his pocket thought he would go down and spend Sunday in the vicinity of Marksville Ther

  • Title: A Night in Acadie (Classic Reprint)
  • Author: Kate Chopin
  • ISBN: 9781331351269
  • Page: 369
  • Format: Paperback
  • Excerpt from A Night in Acadie There was nothing to do on the plantation so Telesphore, having a few dollars in his pocket, thought he would go down and spend Sunday in the vicinity of Marksville There was really nothing to do in the vicinity of Marksville than in the neighborhood of his own small farm but Elvina would not be down there, nor Amaranthe, nor any of MaExcerpt from A Night in Acadie There was nothing to do on the plantation so Telesphore, having a few dollars in his pocket, thought he would go down and spend Sunday in the vicinity of Marksville There was really nothing to do in the vicinity of Marksville than in the neighborhood of his own small farm but Elvina would not be down there, nor Amaranthe, nor any of Ma me Valtour s daughters to harass him with doubt, to torture him with indecision, to turn his very soul into a weather cock for love s fair winds to play with Telesphore at twenty eight had long felt the need of a wife His home without one was like an empty temple in which there is no altar, no offering About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at forgottenbooks This book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

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    1 thought on “A Night in Acadie (Classic Reprint)

    1. Nineteen short stories about Louisianan life in the second half of the 19th century, all but three or four of which are little more than sketches really; but if you can sketch like this, why bother to fill in the blanks?Reading this collection what really struck me was Kate Chopin's ability to write an impactful story without seemingly doing a lot. I think her trick was to let the characters and their actions do the work for her. She doesn't do any explaining on their behalf.These are simple peo [...]

    2. Written in 1897 I enjoyed these short stories depicting lives of people in the Louisiana bayou.

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