“I wear the chain I forged in life”, replied the Ghost. “I made it link by link, and yard by yard; Igirded it on of my own free will, and of my own free will I wore it. Is its pattern strange to you?”Scrooge trembled more and more.“Or would you know”, pursued the Ghost, “the weight and length of the..
One hot day Alice decides to go to the riverbank. There seems to be nothing out of the ordinary. Soon Alice begins to get bored increasingly. All of a sudden, a white rabbit runs past her quickly, looking at a pocket watch. Alice follows the rabbit down the hole without thinking twice. And the next ..
Peter Pan is a boy who never grows up. He lives with his band on the fabulous island called Neverland. There he has a complete freedom, eternal childhood, and an absolute absence of parental control. One day he takes Wendy, John and Michael to the Neverland, where they face many thrilling adventures..
Mrs. Grose was not too bewildered instinctively to protest. “Ah, how CAN you?”“Because I’m clear. Flora doesn’t want me to know.”“It’s only then to spare you.”“No, no—there are depths, depths! The more I go over it, the more I see in it, and the more I see in it, the more I fear. I don’t know what I..
Dorothy is an orphan girl who lives in Kansas with her aunt and uncle. The life in the middle of the prairie seems boring and joyless. But Dorothy's dog called Toto saved her from being as gray as her surroundings. One morning, a tornado whirls Dorothy and Toto into the Land of Oz. In this unknown a..
I cannot express it; but surely you and everybody have a notion that there is or should be an existence of yours beyond you. What were the use of my creation, if I were entirely contained here? My great miseries in this world have been Heathcliff’s miseries, and I watched and felt each from the begi..
I consider that a man’s brain originally is like a little empty attic, and you have to stock it with such furniture as you choose. A fool takes in all the lumber of every sort that he comes across, so that the knowledge which might be useful to him gets crowded out, or at best is jumbled up with a l..
“It was the best of time, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom and foolishness, it was the epoch of belief and disbelief, it was the season of Light and Darkness…” The story takes place in the 18th century in two cities, London and Paris. A political prisoner called Alexander Manette ..
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everyt..