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Title: The Light That Lures Author: Percy Brebner Release Date: August 28, 2004 [EBook #13312] Language: English Character set encoding: ISO-8859-1 *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK THE LIGHT THAT LURES *** Produced by Stephen Schulze and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team. _The_ LIGHT _that_ LURES PERCY J. BREBNER. 1911 _The English edition of this book was published under the title of -A Gentleman of Virginia-_ THE LIGHT THAT LURES PROLOGUE ACROSS THE WATERS OF THE BAY Seated on a green hummock, his knees drawn up, his elbows resting on his knees and his head supported in his open hands, a boy sat very still and preoccupied, gazing straight into the world before him, yet conscious of little beyond the visions conjured up by his young mind.
His were dim visions begot of the strenuous times in which he lived, and which were the staple subject of conversation of all those with whom he came in contact, yet his shadowy dreams had something of the past in them, and more, far more, of that future which to youth must ever be all important.
But this young dreamer was not as dreamers often are, with muscle subservient to brain, the physical less highly developed than the mental powers; on the contrary, he was a lad well knit together, his Sat Apr 01 05:52:21 2017 2 limbs strong and supple, endurance and health unmistakable, a lad who must excel in every manly exercise and game.
Perhaps it was this very superiority over his fellows which, for the time being, at any rate, had made him a dreamer.
While other boys, reproducing in their games that which was happening about them, fought mimic battles, inflicted a...





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