"I am seated in an office, surrounded by heads and bodies."
"'Nunc et in hora mortis nostrae. Amen.'"
"(From Why Don't You Dance?) In the kitchen, he poured another drink and looked at the bedroom suite in his front yard."
"The day broke grey and dull."
"A destiny that leads the English to the Dutch is strange enough; but one that leads from Epsom into Pennsylvania, and thence into the hills that shut in Altamont over the proud coral cry of the..."
"Lol Stein was born here in South Tahla, and she spent a good part of her youth in this town."
"I wake ... the touch of that cold object against my penis awakens me."
"While Pearl Tull was dying, a funny thought occurred to her."
"'I can never bring myself to believe it, John,' said Mary Walker, the pretty daughter of Mr George Walker, attorney of Silverbridge."
"Mrs Palfrey first came to the Claremont Hotel on a Sunday afternoon in January."