by Gordon Weare
When did he for a moment cease to think of his late home and the dear friends & familiar faces cannot be told.
To prepare the mind for such a heavy sleep, its growth must be stopped by rigour and cruelty in childhood. There there must be years of misery and suffering lightened by no ray of hope.
The chords of the heart, which beat a quick response to the voice of gentleness and affection, must have rusted and broken in the secret places, and bear the lingering echo of no old word of love and kindness. Gloomy indeed, must have been the short day, and dull the long, long twilight, preceding such a night of intellect as his...
There were voices which would have roused him, even then; but their welcome tones could not penetrate there, and he crept to his palet the same listless, hopeless, blighted creature, that wandered the deserted moors.
Make Your Anglesey Holidays Really Special
Anglesey Hidden Gem and Appalling Lies & Inspiring Missives
Create more wonderful memories and experiences for you and your family and friends when you visit Anglesey.
Anglesey Hidden Gem
It is a simple and obvious thing to say, that any view or place is improved significantly when you have stories and knowledge attached to what you are viewing.
May I therefore invite you to have a look at my book ‘Anglesey Hidden Gem’.
This book is full of the known and unexpected places off the beaten path you might wish to visit and offers you stories that will bring to life the distant and recent past.
Please click on the image above for more information.
By the way, Anglesey Hidden Gem is currently part of my Easter Book Sale with greatly reduced prices for this week.
‘Appalling Lies & Inspiring Missives from Anglesey'
You may also like to learn of who we are on Anglesey, of our history, character and especially our humour.
In ‘Appalling Lies & Inspiring Missives from Anglesey’ I offer you the opportunity to learn about us.
It is available in both Kindle and Paperback versions.
Also part of my Easter Book Sale with greatly reduced prices for this week.