Stories tagged “OSCAR WILDE”
ROBERT. He was hardly a scoundrel, as you seem to suppose,
But a man of distinction and charm.
From his pale, curving lips to his aquiline nose,
All his features made pulses run warm.
In his elegant home, in his opulent clothing,
He had sumptuous taste a…Posted 10 months ago
One dazzling evening, Mr. Dover Beach was lunching with me and tossing his curls. One of the curls fell down to the ground and Lee Flit swiftly stooped down and rescued it from a passing crayfish, which frazzledly crayed away for easier prey.
Oliver Sutt…Posted 3 years ago
‘Good-bye, dear Prince!’ he murmured, ‘will you let me kiss your hand? I am going to the House of Death. Death is the brother of Sleep, is he not?’
And he kissed the Happy Prince on the lips, and fell down dead at his feet.
‘Bring me the two most precious…Posted 3 years ago
What Lord Shillingsly didn't realize was the magnitude of the gift he was to give to her in exchange for her silence. Arnold was a sure thing; no doubt of that. But when Lady Enid showed her the photorealistic scans of his date with the flower girl as an …Posted 3 years ago
"Yes, sir," he said, and closed the door with a slight bang. Odd, thought Howard as he lit a new and slightly bedraggled cigarette: Temple's out of sorts. What's got up his jumper today? Arnold raced for the door and--
The Turlock continued to stalk u…Posted 3 years ago