CORALIO reclined, in the mid-day heat, like some vacuous beauty lounging in a guarded harem. The town lay at the sea's edge on a strip of alluvial coast. It was set like a little pearl in an emerald band. Behind it, and seeming almost to topple, imminent,... Cabbages and Kings - Pagina 11di O. Henry - 1904 - 312 pagineVisualizzazione completa
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...rencontre un débris si magnifique « qu'on le dirait d'opéra ». — Et voici maintenant 0 Henry : * « Coralio reclined in the mid-day heat like some vacuous...«emerald band. Behind it and seeming almost to topple, immi« nent above it rose the sea following range of the Cordilleras. In « front the sea was spread,...