Wuthering Heights (Annotated) (English Edition) download gratisDoor: Emily Brontë
the solitaryneighbour that I shall be troubled with. This is certainly abeautiful country! In all England, I do not believe that I couldhave fixed on a situation so completely removed from the stirof society. A perfect misanthropist's heaven: and Mr. Heathcliffand I are such a suitable pair to divide the desolation betweenus. A capital fellow! He little imagined how my heart warmedtowards him when I beheld his black eyes withdraw so suspiciouslyunder their brows, as I rode up, and when his fingerssheltered themselves, with a jealous resolution, still further inhis waistcoat, as I announced my name.'Mr. Heathcliff?' I said.A nod was the answer.'Mr. Lockwood, your new tenant, sir. I do myself the honourof calling as soon as possible after my arrival, to express thehope that I have not inconvenienced you by my perseverance insoliciting the occupation of Thrushcross Grange: I heard yesterdayyou had had some thoughts - ''Thrushcross Grange is my own, sir,' he interrupted, wincing.'I should not allow any one to inconvenience me, if I couldhinder it - walk in!'The 'walk in' was uttered with closed teeth, and expressedthe sentiment, 'Go to the Deuce:' even the gate over which heleant manifested no sympathising movement to the words; andI think that circumstance determined me to accept the invitation:I felt interested in a man who seemed more exaggeratedlyreserved than myself.
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