But King Laugh he come like the sunshine, and he ease off the strain again, and we bear to go on with our labor, what it may be.” ― Bram Stoker, “I have always thought that a wild animal never looks so well as when some obstacle of pronounced durability is between us.
A personal experience has intensified rather than diminished that idea.” ― Bram Stoker, “What comes to your mind when you think of the word Transylvania, if you ponder it at all?
A fancy new house could be construed as a bunch of boards nailed together.” ― A. Gallant, “Though we were in shelter, we could hear the rising wind, for it moaned and whistled through the rocks, and the branches of the trees crashed together as we swept along.
It grew colder and colder still, and fine, powdery snow began to fall, so that soon we and all around us were covered with a white blanket” ― Bram Stoker, “He said there is a place in Gaul, the oldest church in their part of the world, where some of the Latin monks have outwitted death by secret means.
He offered to sell me their secrets, which he has inscribed in a book."The abbot shudders.
But Wendy and Cloe come to the rescue and devise a plan to save the marriage.
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In the course of a single chapter, Harker feels stripped of the robes of honored houseguest and considers himself bound like a prisoner.
Here, Stoker demonstrates his mastery of the conventions of the Gothic novel: evoking the ruined castle, the beautiful but overpowering landscape, and the mounting sense of dread. I closed my eyes in a languorous ecstasy and waited—waited with beating heart.