The Gardener and The Burden


(first published 1925)

Rudyard Kipling (1865 – 1936)
Language: English

Helen Turrell’s life has been one of respectability and duty, and she adopts and raises her illegitimate nephew upon her scapegrace brother’s death. When the young man’s promising future is cut short by the First World War, Helen travels to his grave for a final meeting.
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Total running time: 0:29:06 – Read in English by Newgatenovelist

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Catalogued 07. November 2016