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The Difficulty of Crossing a Field

By Bierce, Ambrose

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Title: The Difficulty of Crossing a Field  
Author: Bierce, Ambrose
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Language: English
Subject: Literature, Literature & thought, Writing.
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Bierce, A. (n.d.). The Difficulty of Crossing a Field. Retrieved from http://www.netlibrary.net/


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Excerpt: One morning in July, 1854, a planter named Williamson, living six miles from Selma, Alabama, was sitting with his wife and a child on the veranda of his dwelling. Immediately in front of the house was a lawn, perhaps fifty yards in extent between the house and public road, or, as it was called, the ?pike.? Beyond this road lay a close?cropped pasture of some ten acres, level and without a tree, rock, or any natural or artificial object on its surface. At the time there was not even a domestic animal in the field. In another field, beyond the pasture, a dozen slaves were at work under an overseer.

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Table of Contents: The Difficulty of Crossing a Field, 1 -- Ambrose Bierce, 1

 

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