A TREMENDOUS thought had gripped him, and his ribs seemed tightening about his heart. He had not been too weak for sympathy, for forgiveness, to “the bruised reed”; could he deny the same sympathy and forgiveness to “the smoking flax”? The one had been slender, touching, appealing; the other vile, nauseous, disgusting; but they were linked together in this verse of tenderness which he and Reed had made peculiarly their own.By ROBERT J. C. STEAD68 min
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