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December 24, 2020  

The Haunted Hotel - Fourth Part, Chs XXVII and XXVIII - Wilkie Collins - THE END

December 24, 2020

The Haunted Hotel - Fourth Part, Chs XXVII and XXVIII - THE END

Wilkie Collins

Henry returned to his room.

His first impulse was to throw aside the manuscript, and never to look at it again. The one chance of relieving his mind from the dreadful uncertainty that oppressed it, by obtaining positive evidence of the truth, was a chance annihilated by the Countess's death. What good purpose could be served, what relief could he anticipate, if he read more?