My Blog Week: Jan 21 to Jan 27

All the Latest from Torsade!                             Sunday’s A Figure from the Common Lot: Passage (part one), Honoré has a trying train ride to Compiègne; under new pressures, he comes to doubt Broughton’s good will. In the first Inimical of the week, from “Turning […]

Passage: part two

Posted by ractrose on 28 Jan 2018 in Fiction, Novels

A Figure from the Common Lot Passage (two)         Honoré felt puzzled, as though remembering a dream. What had he been thinking? Michelet was Broughton’s hired man. He guessed, by the sound of footsteps approaching, that Michelet was not alone. But Honoré held Anne’s head on his lap, and could not stand […]