The Cloud King

The Cloud King This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book without typos from the publisher Not indexed Not illustrated e
  • Title: The Cloud King
  • Author: William Stephens Hayward
  • ISBN: 9781230325118
  • Page: 451
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Cloud King
    This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book without typos from the publisher Not indexed Not illustrated 1865 edition Excerpt 68 OLD SCENES AND MEMORIES We arrived safely at San Francisco, and my first step was to revisit the diggings, where I had left my parents two yearsThis historic book may have numerous typos and missing text Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book without typos from the publisher Not indexed Not illustrated 1865 edition Excerpt 68 OLD SCENES AND MEMORIES We arrived safely at San Francisco, and my first step was to revisit the diggings, where I had left my parents two years previously CHAPTER XI KAMOON, THE CEYLON DIVER, FRIGHTENS THE SHARKS, AND IS HIMSELF FRIGHTENED BY THE GREAT JAWED, SNAPPING DEVIL THE MAN JUMPER Arrived at San Francisco, I lost not a moment in starting for the diggings on the banks of the Sacramento river, where, two years and two months ago, I had left my friends With some difficulty, I found the old creek where I had so long toiled for gold The hut which my father had built was situated some hundred yards or so from the bank, and it was with beating heart I walked from the township along the narrow path by the side of the gully In two years wonderful alterations had taken place Where formerly were only a few tents, now stood numerous bark and log huts and it was not without trouble I found the one which I myself had helped to build At last, however, it stood before me but how changed was every thing There was now a large signboard over the door where I had so often seen my mother and sister sit in the evening, waiting for our return from work, announcing that rum, brandy, whisky, and tobacco were sold by the proprietor A crowd of noisy ruffians stood about outside and at the bar, drinking, shouting, and swearing Old memories came back to me, and at one moment I fancied I could hear my sister s gentle voice, and could almost conjure up her girlish figure flitting about among the sturdy ruffians who stood around I remained for some minutes staring vacantly around, and seeking in vain for old familiar faces and objects I began to think that I must be mistaken or dreaming, every thing was so ALONE IN THE WORLD 09
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