L. C. Tyler's A Very Persistent Illusion PDF

By L. C. Tyler

ISBN-10: 0230744788

ISBN-13: 9780230744783

Inventor of the Sorensen-Birtwistle Revised Scale of Girl-Rage, Chris has a stunning female friend (Virginia), likeable power parents-in-law (Hugh and Daphne) and a vintage activities motor vehicle with a leather-covered apparatus stick.

Impending matrimony and the car's leaking roof appear to be the single clouds at the horizon. yet his it appears cozy global is grew to become the wrong way up whilst Hugh dies unexpectedly and Daphne (after one Irish Cream too many) finds a few surprising info. in the meantime ...In an lodge, within the Danube Valley, within the 17th century, a definite cantankerous thinker turns out to have a few phrases of steering for our modern day hero. We subscribe to Virginia and Chris (and Rene) as they search to discover the reality approximately Hugh, themselves and the which means of lifestyles.

"A Very power Illusion" is a hilarious, highly creative and thought-provoking novel approximately love, insanity and truth. 'Compelling and smart, i actually couldn't placed it down. A deceptively mild learn. I laughed out loud' - Alison Joseph, writer of the "Sister Agnes Mysteries".

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He could do anything he took a notion to do, and not worry Page 3 about getting interrupted by someone who wanted him to take out the garbage. You can imagine Adam on that first Friday night the world had ever seen, getting all spruced up to step out and paint the Garden red. I can see and hear him now, humming a Willie Nelson tune, because he couldn't remember all the words. He puts some spit on his cowlick to make it slick down. Pops a couple of cloves in his mouth to make his breath sweet, shuffling his feet to a country beat.

It don't matter much to me," said the second man.  . " <><><><><><><><><><><><> Page 15 According to the late historian and educator Dr. Rupert Richardson, the white settlers didn't have a monopoly on Texas humor. While researching his pivotal book The Comanche Barrier to South Plains Development, Dr. Richardson lived with the Comanches on their reservation. He cited the last great Comanche War Chief, the half-breed son of captive Cynthia Ann Parker, Quanah Parker, as a prime example of a Comanche with a delightful sense of humor.

One of the men declares to those assembled that just the day before he caught a catfish that was the biggest ever caught in these parts. " someone asked. "Weighed in at over a hundred pounds," the fisherman assured them. " An old rancher standing there said, "You know, I've got this deep hole over on my place where the Gabriel makes a Page 37 turn. We keep a trotline in there all the time. And just last week I was back there running that trotline, and it seemed to be hung up on something at the bottom.

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