Paul and His Dog, v.1 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume XIII) - The Original Classic Edition
Wydanie: 2013 r.
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Finally available, a high quality book of the original classic edition of Paul and His Dog, v.1 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume XIII). It was previously published by other bona fide publishers, and is now, after many years, back in print. This is a new and freshly published edition of this culturally important work by Charles Paul de Kock, which is now, at last, again available to you. Get the PDF and EPUB NOW as well. Included in your purchase you have Paul and His Dog, v.1 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume XIII) in EPUB AND PDF format to read on any tablet, eReader, desktop, laptop or smartphone simultaneous - Get it NOW. Enjoy this classic work today. These selected paragraphs distill the contents and give you a quick look inside Paul and His Dog, v.1 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume XIII):Look inside the book: But it seems that it's laughable, for the men who make love to me say: 'O lovely Hlose, I'd like to be your lover, but not your Abelard!'-I always pretend to understand, for I don't want to seem ignorant; I wouldn't dare ask them to tell me about the adventures of those two, so I just laugh and say: 'Tell me, why don't you want to be my Abelard? ...'A man says to himself when he has a relation with some little means: 'I don't need to work; I'm a great fool to bother my head about the future; when I am out of funds, I'll go to see my sister, I'll appear before her, covered with dirt and dressed in rags, with a long beard-in fact, in a state to arouse compassion; and then I'll tell her that I've been unfortunate, through no fault of my own, and that she must come to my aid.'-That's about what you said to yourself, isn't it?-But suppose this sister should get tired of always coming to the aid of a man whom she has tried more than once to lead back to a decent mode of life; suppose she should say to him: 'I don't propose to have my savings wasted by you again; I won't give you anything!''...I'll let them get settled; we mustn't be in too much of a hurry.'-And after that Monsieur Luminot, he says: 'I'm a widower, and I'm going to call on these ladies; they say they're pretty, and I like pretty women.'-Then there's the Jarnouillards, and they says: 'But we must find out first if they're rich, and what their money's in.'-I tell you all this just as they said it, you understand.'