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George Washington Cable
October 12, 1844 - January 31, 1925
Nationality: American
Category: Novelist
Subcategory: American Novelist

There came to port last Sunday night the queerest little craft, without an inch of rigging on; I looked and looked - and laughed. It seemed so curious that she should cross the unknown water, and moor herself within my room - my daughter! O my daughter!


And in the afternoon they entered a land - but such a land! A land hung in mourning, darkened by gigantic cypresses, submerged; a land of reptiles, silence, shadow, decay.


Everybody knows the Lord loveth a cheerful giver.


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