A Light in the Window (The Mitford Years, Book 2) by Jan Karon

By Jan Karon

The moment novel within the loved Mitford sequence, through the bestselling writer of At domestic in Mitford and Somebody secure with a person Good, confirms journey to Mitford is sweet for the soul

His appealing neighbor is tugging at his heartstrings. A prosperous widow is pursuing him with scorching casseroles. And his red-haired Cousin Meg has moved into the rectory, uninvited. As you will find, Mitford's rector and lifetime bachelor, Father Tim, is short of divine intervention. during this superbly crafted moment novel within the Mitford sequence, Jan Karon grants a love tale that's either heartwarming and hilarious. in basic terms time will inform if the village parson can perform what he preaches. Like At domestic in Mitford, this e-book is full of the miracles and mysteries of daily life. And the confirmation of what a few of us already understand: lifestyles in a small city isn't quiet and it's completely by no means dull.

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Il m’en dit la nature. Il me montra comment lui rendre la pareille. Je crois bien n’avoir vu là d’abord qu’un prolon54 G4/450-D65677-BAT-3 à fin Page 55 Mardi, 4. juillet 2006 4:42 16 gement naturel de nos séances dans son cabinet de curiosités. À près d’un siècle de distance, je donne raison à l’enfant innocent que j’étais : il ne convient pas d’attacher à de telles actions des valeurs morales qu’elles ne comportent point ; des valeurs fausses, enfantées par l’imagination morbide de prêtres vicieux, et qui ne sont point meilleures d’être partagées par le plus grand nombre.

Je roule au sol et je suis assez proprement rossé par la petite troupe. Je rampe pour m’extraire de son emprise quand en un instant elle s’éparpille au vent, comme une volée d’hirondelles. Je me redresse, mais dans ce mouvement brusque le sang me monte au cerveau et je perds connaissance. Saint-Fonds, puisque c’était lui qui avait, à grands coups de canne, dispersé mes courageux adversaires, me fit porter à l’intérieur de sa demeure, sous les fenêtres desquelles nous venions de livrer bataille.

Il se mit à rire pour ne point fondre en larmes à son tour, et me fit relever, me disant qu’il s’agissait aussi d’apprendre à Péron les rudiments de l’élevage bovin. Et que Denise avait pour instruction de faire de moi un honnête garçon vacher, dans le temps de mon séjour. Je descendis à l’étable retrouver ma préceptrice. Saint-Fonds s’en alla promener durant tout ce jour, et nous ne le vîmes que pour le dîner, qu’il présida en me faisant beaucoup de questions sur mes progrès du jour ; mais je remarquai 62 G4/450-D65677-BAT-3 à fin Page 63 Mardi, 4.

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