Archive | February 24, 2018

The Thorn Birds (Chapter 126-130)

The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough Chapter 126 Only Fee and Meggie sat with Cardinal Ralph in the drawing room after a dinner left uneaten. No one said a word; the ormolu clock on the marble mantel ticked thunderously, and Mary Carson’s painted eyes stared a mute challenge across the room to Fee’s grandmother. Fee […]

ThevThorn Birds (Chapter 121-125)

The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough Chapter 121 Still she was taken unaware, knew a suffocated surprise when he slipped his arms across her back, took her head in his hands and held her close enough to see there was nothing controlled about his mouth, shaped now solely because of her, and for her. Tenderness […]