By Mark Twain ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 1) I was at a dinner in London given in honor of one of the most celebrated...
By Mark Twain
ReadOasis Step 2
I was at a dinner in London given in honor of one of the most celebrated English military men of his time. I do not want to tell you his real name and titles. I will just call him Lieutenant General Lord Arthur Scoresby.
I cannot describe my excitement when I saw this great and famous man. There he sat, the man himself, all covered with medals. I could not take my eyes off him. He seemed to show the true mark of greatness. His fame had no effect on him. ...
Please login to read the rest of the story, or join