- Project Runeberg -  The story of San Michele /
56

(1929) [MARC] Author: Axel Munthe - Tema: Medicine
Table of Contents / Innehåll | << Previous | Next >>
  Project Runeberg | Like | Catalog | Recent Changes | Donate | Comments? |   

Full resolution (JPEG) - On this page / på denna sida - IV. A Fashionable Doctor

scanned image

<< prev. page << föreg. sida <<     >> nästa sida >> next page >>


Below is the raw OCR text from the above scanned image. Do you see an error? Proofread the page now!
Här nedan syns maskintolkade texten från faksimilbilden ovan. Ser du något fel? Korrekturläs sidan nu!

This page has been proofread at least once. (diff) (history)
Denna sida har korrekturlästs minst en gång. (skillnad) (historik)

face had changed. He had cast off his animal
disguise and become a dying human being. So
near had he come to me that he was deprived of
the only privilege our Mighty God has granted
to the animals in compensation for the sufferings
man inflicts upon them—that of an easy death.
His agony was terrible, he died slowly strangled
by the same Executioner I had so often seen at
work in Salle St. Claire. I recognized him well
by the slow grip of his hand.

And after? What became of my poor friend
Jack? I know well that his emaciated body
went to the Anatomical Institution and that his
skeleton, with its large brain-pan, still stands
erect in the Musée Dupuytren. But is that all?


<< prev. page << föreg. sida <<     >> nästa sida >> next page >>


Project Runeberg, Mon Jul 6 02:16:42 2020 (aronsson) (download) << Previous Next >>
http://runeberg.org/michele/0076.html

Valid HTML 4.0! All our files are DRM-free