Huit coups de l'horloge. English - Maurice Leblanc

Huit coups de l'horloge. English

By Maurice Leblanc

  • Release Date: 1941-11-06
  • Genre: Action & Adventure


Hortense slowly finished dressing, put on a riding-habit, which revealed the lines of her supple figure, and a wide-brimmed felt hat, which encircled her lovely face and auburn hair, and sat down to her writing-desk, at which she wrote to her uncle, M. d'Aigleroche, a farewell letter to be delivered to him that evening. It was a difficult letter to word; and, after beginning it several times, she ended by giving up the idea.