Cabbages and Kings (Classic Reprint)
Fb&c Limited, 14 ott 2017 - 260 pagine
Excerpt from Cabbages and Kings
The oral tradition crops up regularly as tales told by characters (the Phonograph and the Graft, The Shamrock and the Palm) and as interpolations that scarcely forward the plot (the two pairs of stories The Admiral, The Flag Paramount and Dicky, Rouge et These are not gratuitous paddings: they are all parables of lost integrity regained. For 0. Henry they were the most important part of his text, and they are all variants of his own compromised morality.
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