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Title: The People of the Ruins Author: Edward Shanks A Story of the English Revolution and After To Elsie and J.
Murray Allison CHAPTER I.
TROUBLE I MR.
JEREMY TUFT became aware with a slight shock that he was lying in bed wide awake.
He raised his head a little, stared around him, found something vaguely unfamiliar, and tried to go to sleep again.
But sleep would not come.
Though he felt dull and stupid, he was yet invincibly awake.
His eyes opened again of themselves, and he stared round him once more.
It was the subdued light, filtered through the curtains, that was strange; and as intelligence flowed back into his empty mind, he realized that this was because it was much stronger than it should have been at any time before eight o’clock.
Thence to the conclusion that it was very likely later than eight o’clock was...





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