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We fired signal - guns , and listened if we might hear the halloo of any survivors ; but all was silent - we never saw or heard any thing of them more . " I confess these stories , for a time , put an end to all my fine fancies .
He stepped forward , to hear more distinctly . His step made a noise on the gravel - walk . A bright beautiful face glanced out at the window , and vanished — a light footstep was hcard — and Mary came tripping forth to meet us .
It was with some difficulty that he found the way to his own house , which he approached with silent awe , expecting every moment to hear the shrill voice of Dame Van Winkle . He found the house gone to decay — the roof fallen in ...
... Rip had been out of his head , and that this was one point on which he always remained flighty . The old Dutch inhabitants , however , almost universally gave it full credit . Even to this day , they never hear a thunder - storm ...
... rummaging among mouldy manuscripts , and taking copious notes of their contents . The most hushed stillness reigned through this mysterious apartment , excepting that you might hear the racing of pens over sheets of paper ...
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LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - m.belljackson - LibraryThing
4-5 Stars for Rip and Ichabod, 3 or less for most of the other fiction. Early in the book, Irving offers maybe the first literary mention of throwing shade: (talking about "great men") "I have mingled ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - haloedrain - LibraryThing
4 stars for Rip Van Winkle and Sleepy Hollow. The rest are skippable, they read like the kind of op-ed that spawns lots of other op-eds and blog posts disagreeing with each other. قراءة التقييم بأكمله