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 Offer H. Rider Haggard: She – A History of Adventure (unabridged)

Read by Bill Homewood

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Contents: MP3320

She (Unabridged)

13:40:42
$174.30

Introduction

4:56
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That same evening my visit came to an end…

5:22
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This letter, as may be imagined…

4:39
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Show 133 remaining tracks for She (Unabridged)

I - My Visitor

5:10
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A tall man of about thirty…

7:58
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He paused a while, his head sunk upon his hand…

5:08
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'There,' he said, 'I must go…'

4:39
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II - The Years Roll By

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I put down the letter…

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In a very little while…

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III - The Sherd of Amenartas

4:42
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Job and Leo bent forward in breathless silence.

5:12
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'That is all,' I said.

5:11
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'Of the adventures that befell me…'

5:00
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'Well, let's see what the potsherd has to say…'

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Besides the uncial writing on the convex side…

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A few of the Roman names…

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Then came the last entry…

4:42
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'How do you account for what my father saw…'

5:16
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IV - The Squall

5:55
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'Well, Job,' I said…

6:00
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'Bail out! bail out!' shouted Job…

5:55
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Another minute, and with a sort of howl…

5:35
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V - The Head of the Ethiopian

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The river mouth which we were entering…

6:22
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'Well, what is to be done now?' I asked…

5:38
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He lifted the rifle…

5:17
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I do not quite know what it is that made me…

5:03
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VI - An Early Christian Ceremony

7:39
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I do not know that there is any necessity…

5:59
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The man advanced, and the tall shadowy form…

5:47
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'Art thou awake, stranger?' he said…

5:50
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On looking round we discovered…

5:59
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VII - Ustane Sings

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When he had gone we discussed the situation…

5:52
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Taking the hint, we got up and went down to the stream…

6:04
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They had a Queen, however. She was their Queen…

4:49
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We three and Ustane were sitting round a fire…

6:47
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VIII - The Feast, and After!

6:27
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This is a digression at a critical moment…

5:48
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I sprang to my feet with a yell of horror…

5:48
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Then it was that the two others sprang upon me.

5:24
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IX - A Little Foot

5:18
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'Ah,' he went on, 'it was a gallant fight that ye fought…'

5:21
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The morning came at last…

6:34
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I looked up doubtfully…

6:12
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X - Speculations

7:56
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On we went through it all, till at last the sun sank…

4:50
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Above me, as I lay, shone the eternal stars…

3:58
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Then I fell to reflecting upon the undertaking…

6:16
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Presently, as we blundered and floundered along…

4:59
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XI - The Plain of Kor

4:21
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'Behold the house of "She-who-must-be-obeyed"!'

4:42
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By now we were well on to the great plain…

5:23
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At last we reached the face of the precipice itself…

5:03
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As I anticipated, we had passed…

7:10
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XII - 'She'

5:35
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The first picture represented his death.

6:34
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We passed down the passage…

5:30
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Painfully and slowly old Billali crept up…

6:51
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'Why art thou so frightened, stranger?'

7:13
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XIII - Ayesha Unveils

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'So! The Hebrews, are they yet at Jerusalem?…'

6:07
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'Oh man!' she said at last…

7:33
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'Dost thou wonder how I knew that ye were coming…'

7:22
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'Hast thou aught to ask me before thou goest…'

3:49
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She lifted her white and rounded arms…

4:25
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Drawn by some magnetic force which I could not resist…

5:25
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XIV - A Soul in Hell

6:11
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Next I bethought me that I had not been…

5:59
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I was at the curtains, and they did not hang close…

7:04
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But at length she seemed to wear herself out…

6:15
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XV - Ayesha Gives Judgment

6:08
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After I had dressed myself…

6:21
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Then came a silence.

6:15
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'Dogs and serpents,' She began in a low voice…

7:39
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XVI - The Tombs of Kor

6:28
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'I, Junis, a priest of the Great Temple of Kor…'

6:26
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Accordingly I followed her to a side passage…

6:40
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We left the place and entered others.

7:03
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'Behold the lot of man,' said the veiled Ayesha…

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XVII - The Balance Turns

4:46
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'So, my Holly, sit there where thou canst see me…'

7:00
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I rose, and sank on the cushioned couch beside her…

5:37
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'Well, my Holly,' she continued…

6:33
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'Thou comest in a good time, Ayesha,' I said…

6:45
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One thing, however, was certain…

7:53
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XVIII - 'Go, Woman!'

6:42
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I felt it was hopeless to argue…

5:28
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'Who is this man?' she said, pointing…

7:02
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That night I passed in Leo's room…

6:20
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On the following day Leo got up…

7:20
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XIX - 'Give me a Black Goat!'

7:23
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After about an hour of this amusement…

6:14
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'I promised thee a strange sight, my Holly,' laughed Ayesha…

5:34
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I thought that the entertainment was now over…

5:20
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XX - Triumph

7:09
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Here Ayesha half rose from her couch…

6:45
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'I am not Kallikrates, and, as for being thy lord…'

6:52
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Suddenly, with a snake-like motion…

5:15
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Then, turning to Leo, and laying her hand…

3:08
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She paused in her strange and most thrilling allegorical chant…

6:46
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XXI - The Dead and Living Meet

7:34
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I turned to see what effect was produced upon Leo…

7:18
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As we passed to our own apartment…

4:27
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No doubt she was a wicked person…

4:20
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XXII - Job has a Presentiment

6:13
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'Come, come, Job,' I said seriously…

6:41
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'And thou, too, oh Holly…'

6:31
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'Thou lookest high,' answered Ayesha…

6:40
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'Rise, Ayesha,' he said sadly…

7:13
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XXIII - The Temple of Truth

6:59
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In connection with the extraordinary state of preservation…

4:54
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'There was a spot here, Kallikrates,' she said to Leo…

7:16
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'Come,' said Ayesha, after we had gazed and gazed…

7:12
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XXIV - Walking the Plank

7:28
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'Goodness me, Leo,' I said…

5:23
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'Here must we pass,' said Ayesha.

4:41
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'We must wait awhile,' called Ayesha…

5:07
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This settled me…

4:58
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XXV - The Spirit of Life

6:57
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'And I returned, having learned from him…'

7:01
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'Such is the tale, my love…'

7:14
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'I swear, even in this most holy hour…'

7:36
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For a long period we travelled on thus…

5:59
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We reached the head of the cave…

7:29
$2.10

XXVI - What We Saw

6:58
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'Oh, look! - look! - look!' shrieked Job…

6:33
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But who can tell what had happened?

6:39
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'Let's see it come once more,' said Leo…

7:51
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XXVII - We Leap

7:39
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Shortly after this, suddenly…

7:04
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Clearly all that we could do was to trust…

6:31
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XXVIII - Over the Mountain

5:11
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'Billali,' I said, 'once, thou knowest, I did save thy life…'

6:36
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'Farewell, my son the Baboon,' he said…

7:49
$2.10
Hide 133 tracks for She (Unabridged)

Contents: FLAC44100

She (Unabridged)

13:40:42
$207.50

Introduction

4:56
$1.25

That same evening my visit came to an end…

5:22
$1.25

This letter, as may be imagined…

4:39
$1.25
Show 133 remaining tracks for She (Unabridged)

I - My Visitor

5:10
$1.25

A tall man of about thirty…

7:58
$2.50

He paused a while, his head sunk upon his hand…

5:08
$1.25

'There,' he said, 'I must go…'

4:39
$1.25

II - The Years Roll By

4:44
$1.25

I put down the letter…

5:05
$1.25

In a very little while…

5:21
$1.25

III - The Sherd of Amenartas

4:42
$1.25

Job and Leo bent forward in breathless silence.

5:12
$1.25

'That is all,' I said.

5:11
$1.25

'Of the adventures that befell me…'

5:00
$1.25

'Well, let's see what the potsherd has to say…'

5:02
$1.25

Besides the uncial writing on the convex side…

5:16
$1.25

A few of the Roman names…

4:47
$1.25

Then came the last entry…

4:42
$1.25

'How do you account for what my father saw…'

5:16
$1.25

IV - The Squall

5:55
$1.25

'Well, Job,' I said…

6:00
$1.25

'Bail out! bail out!' shouted Job…

5:55
$1.25

Another minute, and with a sort of howl…

5:35
$1.25

V - The Head of the Ethiopian

5:19
$1.25

The river mouth which we were entering…

6:22
$1.25

'Well, what is to be done now?' I asked…

5:38
$1.25

He lifted the rifle…

5:17
$1.25

I do not quite know what it is that made me…

5:03
$1.25

VI - An Early Christian Ceremony

7:39
$2.50

I do not know that there is any necessity…

5:59
$1.25

The man advanced, and the tall shadowy form…

5:47
$1.25

'Art thou awake, stranger?' he said…

5:50
$1.25

On looking round we discovered…

5:59
$1.25

VII - Ustane Sings

5:32
$1.25

When he had gone we discussed the situation…

5:52
$1.25

Taking the hint, we got up and went down to the stream…

6:04
$1.25

They had a Queen, however. She was their Queen…

4:49
$1.25

We three and Ustane were sitting round a fire…

6:47
$1.25

VIII - The Feast, and After!

6:27
$1.25

This is a digression at a critical moment…

5:48
$1.25

I sprang to my feet with a yell of horror…

5:48
$1.25

Then it was that the two others sprang upon me.

5:24
$1.25

IX - A Little Foot

5:18
$1.25

'Ah,' he went on, 'it was a gallant fight that ye fought…'

5:21
$1.25

The morning came at last…

6:34
$1.25

I looked up doubtfully…

6:12
$1.25

X - Speculations

7:56
$2.50

On we went through it all, till at last the sun sank…

4:50
$1.25

Above me, as I lay, shone the eternal stars…

3:58
$1.25

Then I fell to reflecting upon the undertaking…

6:16
$1.25

Presently, as we blundered and floundered along…

4:59
$1.25

XI - The Plain of Kor

4:21
$1.25

'Behold the house of "She-who-must-be-obeyed"!'

4:42
$1.25

By now we were well on to the great plain…

5:23
$1.25

At last we reached the face of the precipice itself…

5:03
$1.25

As I anticipated, we had passed…

7:10
$2.50

XII - 'She'

5:35
$1.25

The first picture represented his death.

6:34
$1.25

We passed down the passage…

5:30
$1.25

Painfully and slowly old Billali crept up…

6:51
$1.25

'Why art thou so frightened, stranger?'

7:13
$2.50

XIII - Ayesha Unveils

6:58
$1.25

'So! The Hebrews, are they yet at Jerusalem?…'

6:07
$1.25

'Oh man!' she said at last…

7:33
$2.50

'Dost thou wonder how I knew that ye were coming…'

7:22
$2.50

'Hast thou aught to ask me before thou goest…'

3:49
$1.25

She lifted her white and rounded arms…

4:25
$1.25

Drawn by some magnetic force which I could not resist…

5:25
$1.25

XIV - A Soul in Hell

6:11
$1.25

Next I bethought me that I had not been…

5:59
$1.25

I was at the curtains, and they did not hang close…

7:04
$2.50

But at length she seemed to wear herself out…

6:15
$1.25

XV - Ayesha Gives Judgment

6:08
$1.25

After I had dressed myself…

6:21
$1.25

Then came a silence.

6:15
$1.25

'Dogs and serpents,' She began in a low voice…

7:39
$2.50

XVI - The Tombs of Kor

6:28
$1.25

'I, Junis, a priest of the Great Temple of Kor…'

6:26
$1.25

Accordingly I followed her to a side passage…

6:40
$1.25

We left the place and entered others.

7:03
$2.50

'Behold the lot of man,' said the veiled Ayesha…

3:55
$1.25

XVII - The Balance Turns

4:46
$1.25

'So, my Holly, sit there where thou canst see me…'

7:00
$2.50

I rose, and sank on the cushioned couch beside her…

5:37
$1.25

'Well, my Holly,' she continued…

6:33
$1.25

'Thou comest in a good time, Ayesha,' I said…

6:45
$1.25

One thing, however, was certain…

7:53
$2.50

XVIII - 'Go, Woman!'

6:42
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I felt it was hopeless to argue…

5:28
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'Who is this man?' she said, pointing…

7:02
$2.50

That night I passed in Leo's room…

6:20
$1.25

On the following day Leo got up…

7:20
$2.50

XIX - 'Give me a Black Goat!'

7:23
$2.50

After about an hour of this amusement…

6:14
$1.25

'I promised thee a strange sight, my Holly,' laughed Ayesha…

5:34
$1.25

I thought that the entertainment was now over…

5:20
$1.25

XX - Triumph

7:09
$2.50

Here Ayesha half rose from her couch…

6:45
$1.25

'I am not Kallikrates, and, as for being thy lord…'

6:52
$1.25

Suddenly, with a snake-like motion…

5:15
$1.25

Then, turning to Leo, and laying her hand…

3:08
$1.25

She paused in her strange and most thrilling allegorical chant…

6:46
$1.25

XXI - The Dead and Living Meet

7:34
$2.50

I turned to see what effect was produced upon Leo…

7:18
$2.50

As we passed to our own apartment…

4:27
$1.25

No doubt she was a wicked person…

4:20
$1.25

XXII - Job has a Presentiment

6:13
$1.25

'Come, come, Job,' I said seriously…

6:41
$1.25

'And thou, too, oh Holly…'

6:31
$1.25

'Thou lookest high,' answered Ayesha…

6:40
$1.25

'Rise, Ayesha,' he said sadly…

7:13
$2.50

XXIII - The Temple of Truth

6:59
$1.25

In connection with the extraordinary state of preservation…

4:54
$1.25

'There was a spot here, Kallikrates,' she said to Leo…

7:16
$2.50

'Come,' said Ayesha, after we had gazed and gazed…

7:12
$2.50

XXIV - Walking the Plank

7:28
$2.50

'Goodness me, Leo,' I said…

5:23
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'Here must we pass,' said Ayesha.

4:41
$1.25

'We must wait awhile,' called Ayesha…

5:07
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This settled me…

4:58
$1.25

XXV - The Spirit of Life

6:57
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'And I returned, having learned from him…'

7:01
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'Such is the tale, my love…'

7:14
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'I swear, even in this most holy hour…'

7:36
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For a long period we travelled on thus…

5:59
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We reached the head of the cave…

7:29
$2.50

XXVI - What We Saw

6:58
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'Oh, look! - look! - look!' shrieked Job…

6:33
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But who can tell what had happened?

6:39
$1.25

'Let's see it come once more,' said Leo…

7:51
$2.50

XXVII - We Leap

7:39
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Shortly after this, suddenly…

7:04
$2.50

Clearly all that we could do was to trust…

6:31
$1.25

XXVIII - Over the Mountain

5:11
$1.25

'Billali,' I said, 'once, thou knowest, I did save thy life…'

6:36
$1.25

'Farewell, my son the Baboon,' he said…

7:49
$2.50
Hide 133 tracks for She (Unabridged)