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By Mark Twain ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 1) A friend of mine in the East asked me to visit old Simon Wheeler. He wanted... Jumping Frog

By Mark Twain
ReadOasis Step 2
(Part 1)

A friend of mine in the East asked me to visit old Simon Wheeler. He wanted me to ask about his friend, Leonard W. Smiley. I did as my friend asked, and I found Simon Wheeler sleeping by the stove in Angel’s ruined mining camp.

He was fat and had no hair, but he had a gentle, simple look upon his peaceful face. He woke up and gave me a "good-day." I told him that I was there to find out about someone named Leonard W. Smiley, who may have lived in Angel's...

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