The Hanging

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  • Created by: Gemma
  • Created on: 05-05-11 17:35

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  • sodden morning of the rains

 

  • A sickly light, like yellow tinfoil, was slanting over the high walls into the jail yard.

 

  • small animal

 

  • brown silent men were squatting at the inner bars

 

  • a puny wisp of a man

 

  • vague liquid eyes

 

  • breakfast till this job's over.'

  • A dreadful thing had happened - a dog

 

  • bounding among us with a loud volley of barks

 

  • it had made a dash for the prisoner, and jumping up tried to lick his face

 

  • aghast, too taken aback

 

  • danced and gambolled

 

  • straining and whimpering.

 

  • he stepped slightly aside to avoid a puddle on the path.

 

  • mystery, the unspeakable wrongness

 

  • one mind less, one world less.

 

  • 'Ram! Ram! Ram! Ram! Ram!'

 

  • as dead as a stone.

 

  • 'He's all right

 

  • Several people laughed - at what, nobody seemed certain.

 

  • The dead man was a hundred yards away.

 

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