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  • Readers will appreciate this super science fiction thriller that explains the evolution of reproduction and the possibility of such an island like Henders existing with the unique marsupial population of Australia that superseded mammals as the dominant species.

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  • Captain Henders stared distractedly at his chaplain, then said, “Mister Graves, hoist the boat and make sail, due east!”

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  • Captain Henders watched the men in the boat row in great lunges back to the ship.

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  • Mister Grafton shouted from the approaching boat: “Captain Henders!”

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  • Henders while he was in his garden feeding his ferret.

    Auld Licht Idyls

  • With a spade, a broom, and a pickaxe, which sat lightly on his broad shoulders (he was not even back-bent, and that showed him no respectable weaver), Henders delved his way to the nearest house, which formed one of a row, and addressed the inmates down the chimney.

    Auld Licht Idyls

  • Henders, in a voice that was entirely business-like; "hae ye a spade?"

    Auld Licht Idyls

  • But if Henders would clear away the snow from his door he would be "varra obleeged."

    Auld Licht Idyls

  • If Henders was "promised," he took good care that no snowed-up inhabitant should perjure himself.

    Auld Licht Idyls

  • The belief that this day had not come to Henders unexpectedly was borne out by the method of the crafty callant.

    Auld Licht Idyls

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