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The House in the Mist

Gelesen von Crln Yldz Ksr

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It was a night to drive any man indoors. Not only was the darkness impenetrable, but the raw mist enveloping hill and valley made the open road anything but desirable to a belated wayfarer like myself. Being young, untrammeled, and naturally indifferent to danger, I was not averse to adventure; and having my fortune to make, was always on the lookout for El Dorado, which, to ardent souls, lies ever beyond the next turning. Consequently, when I saw a light shimmering through the mist at my right, I resolved to make for it and the shelter it so opportunely offered. But I did not realize then, as I do now, that shelter does not necessarily imply refuge, or I might not have undertaken this adventure with so light a heart. Yet, who knows? The impulses of an unfettered spirit lean toward daring, and youth, as I have said, seeks the strange, the unknown and, sometimes, the terrible. (Exerpt from Chapter I) (1 hr 49 min)

Chapters

1a - An Open Door, part 1

21:32

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1b - An Open Door, part 2

16:11

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2 - With My Ear to the Wainscoting

11:44

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3a - A Life Drama, part 1

31:07

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3b - A Life Drama, part 2

17:38

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4 - The Final Shock

11:29

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Bewertungen

I love AKG!

(5 Sterne)

this is the second time I've heard this story..... intense! it's one of her shortest and yet passion is depicted in a most extraordinary way. Carolin is one of my favorites..... keep reading please, Carolin! Okiekid..... when are you going to stop listening? can't wait for the day. I've been listening to a lot of stories.... and I always read the reviews. I keep seeing your negative comments and am getting tired of them. can you not find a single positive thing to say about someone? I have good advice for you...... if you have a negative thing to say, find something positive to say about the very same thing.... same person. can't wait to see it!

The House in the Mist by Anna Katharine Green

(5 Sterne)

With the mystery of the House in the Mist being touched upon as the story goes on, truer words have never been spoken, as the reader states "shelter does not necessarily implies safety or refuge", beware! A good lesson for today's times to be learned. Very well read by Carolin, much enjoyed!

A great tale for Halloween time

(5 Sterne)

Well, this was an unexpected gem. A perfect tale to listen to around Halloween. The suspense built slowly with the growing awareness of the reader and the story's characters. Well written and well read.

May be a good A KG story...

(1 Sterne)

but could not listen to reader. Her manner of reading is too slow, mournful and distracting... irritating to say the least. Appreciate her time but...

READ THIS IN THE DARK IF YOU DARE

(4,5 Sterne)

It is not that scarey, but it is a finely woven tale of posthumous retribution. An enjoyable story, well read.

can’t listen

(1 Sterne)

It maybe a good story but I couldn’t get past the first chapter. I really struggled with listening to the narrator.

The House in the Mist

(5 Sterne)

Well read... Good short story of horrors as in Poe's work.. With a Hollywood ending. Thanks!

You have to love the romanticism in this book

(5 Sterne)

Carolin did an excellent job bringing another AKG to life. Enjoy!