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By H. Rider Haggard, Norman Nodel

Buy of this booklet comprises loose trial entry to www.million-books.com the place you could learn greater than one million books at no cost. this is often an OCR version with typos. Excerpt from booklet: bankruptcy Xv. Of The ceremonial dinner Of Cleopatra; Of The Melting Of The Pearl; Of The asserting Of Harmachis; And Of Cleopatra's vow of affection. at the 3rd evening the banquet used to be extra ready within the corridor of the nice condominium that were put aside to using Cleopatra, and in this evening its splendour used to be better even than at the nights ahead of. For the twelve couches that have been set in regards to the desk have been embossed with gold and people of Cleopatra and Antony have been of gold set with jewels. The dishes additionally have been all of gold set with jewels, the partitions have been hung with pink cloths sewn with gold, and at the ground, lined with a internet of gold, clean roses have been strewn ankle- deep, that because the slaves trod them despatched up their body spray. once more i used to be bidden to face, with Charmion and Iras and Merira, in the back of the sofa of Cleopatra, and, like a slave, from timeto time name out the hours as they flew. And there being no aid, I went chilly at middle; yet this I swore—it can be for the final time, due to the fact i couldn't undergo that disgrace. For notwithstanding i wouldn't but think what Charmion informed me—that Cleopatra was once approximately to develop into the affection of Antony —yet i'll not more undergo this ignominy and torture. For from Cleopatra now I had no phrases retailer comparable to a Queen speaks to her slave, and methinks it gave her darkish center excitement to torment me. therefore it got here to go that I, the Pharaoh, topped of Khem, stood between eunuchs and waiting-women at the back of the sofa of Egypt's Queen whereas the dinner party went merrily and the wine-cup handed. And ever Antony sat, his eyes mounted upon the face of Cleopatra, who now and then enable her deep look lose itself in his, after which for a short time their speak died away. For he informed her stories of warfare and of deeds that he had done—ay, and love-jests corresponding to usually are not meet for the ears of wom...

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