Archive | February 13, 2018

The Thorn Birds (Chapter 91-95)

The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough Chapter 91 “I wouldn’t be now anyway.” The boy smiled. “I’m sixteen, so I’d be working.” He sighed. “I would have liked to keep going to school. Learning is important.” Archbishop Ralph started to laugh, then got up and refilled the glasses. “Don’t take any notice of me, Rainer. […]

The Thorn Birds (Chapter 86-90)

The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough Chapter 86 “Just as well youse is twins, Jims,” said Col, throwing pebbles at the lizard, which didn’t seem disposed to move. “Youse look like a pair of poofters, all tied up together.” “You’re just jealous.” Jims grinned, stroking Patsy’s belly. “Patsy’s the best pillow in Tobruk.” “Yair, all […]