Cut by the County; or, Grace Darnel


Read by Adrienne Prevost

(4.1 stars; 13 reviews)

Darnel Park is situated in a county that thrives on gossip and secrets, and the Darnel family, as it turns out, has many of them. An attempt at Sir Allan Darnel’s life, after various misunderstandings and misdirections, reveals an estranged son and a mysterious fiancée, and the Darnel family scrambles to conceal these new developments from not only the county but the Scotland Yard detective called in to investigate. - Summary by Adrienne Prevost. (4 hr 22 min)

Chapters

Under a cloud. 17:16 Read by Adrienne Prevost
The secret of her unhappiness. 17:54 Read by Adrienne Prevost
Grace's promise of marriage. 19:19 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''Here's a pretty kettle of fish.'' 11:57 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''Doubt not that I have counted well the cost.'' 12:44 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''Life-stifling fear, soul-stifling shame.'' 22:39 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''As from a dream of murder.'' 10:19 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''All was silent, all was gloom.'' 16:07 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''Love will have his way.'' 25:34 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''Yet I must prove all truth to thee.'' 15:30 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''I love, and he loves me again.'' 13:33 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''A power of hell o'erclouds thy understanding.'' 28:17 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''Love, see thy lover humbled at thy feet.'' 27:22 Read by Adrienne Prevost
''Then be we, each and all, forgiven.'' 23:34 Read by Adrienne Prevost

Reviews

good story


(5 stars)

Interesting story though a bit predictable. The reader was a speed reader, even turning the speed down didn’t help much. Also ‘dropped down’ or trailed off on the last word of every sentence. Kind of annoying after while.

slow down reader.


(1 stars)

I had to give up early as I could not keep up with this American speed reader. A pity asI don’t know this story.

enjoyable


(5 stars)

A good old fashioned love story with an interesting plot.

pleasant little story well read


(5 stars)

enjoyed this story


(3 stars)

ok book. i felt sorry for Dora