2016年5月 的存档信息

They implored me to let them

In the hall two of the maids came to me, and asked if they or either of them might not sit up with Miss Lucy. ; and when I said it was Dr. Van Helsing’s wish that either he or I should sit up, they asked me quite piteously to intercede with the “foreign gentleman.” I was much touched by their kindness. Perhaps it is because I am weak at pres… (阅读全文)

warmed with another log fire

“Nay, sir, you are my guest. It is late, and my people are not available. Let me see to your comfort myself.” He insisted on carrying my traps along the passage, and then up a great winding stair, and along another great passage, on whose stone floor our steps rang heavily. At the end of this he threw open a heavy door, and I rejoiced to see with… (阅读全文)