Chapters

Preface

PART ONE
1 Call me Ishmael
2 There are songs that come free from the blue-eyed grass
3 Men go out into the void spaces of the world for various reasons
4 In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit
5 Certain streets have an atmosphere of their own
6 The day had gone by just as days go by
7 A screaming comes across the sky
8 First day of my new life
9 If I am out of my mind, itís all right with me
10 The madness of an autumn prairie cold front coming through

PART TWO
11 The Director of Companies was our captain and our host
12 It was death that began it all and another death that lead us on
13 Iím as peaceful a man as youíre likely to meet in America now
14 The scent of slaughter, some believe, can linger in a place for years
15 We are at rest five miles behind the front
16 For some time now I have noticed that something strange is occurring in our region
17 He rode into our valley in the summer of í89
18 I have just returned from a visit to my landlord
19 Like everyone else in the world I am a lawyer
20 Black is a shade of brown

PART THREE
21 ďCamelot-Camelot,Ē said I to myself
22 It was love at first sight
23 Happy families are all alike
24 Itís a funny thing about mothers and fathers
25 All children except one grow up
26 The teacher-student relationship will forever remain just that
27 When he is sick, every man wants his mother
28 I did not realise for a long time that I was dead
29 A cool heavenly breeze took possession of him
30 The past is a foreign country

Epilogue: Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again

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