By Edward E. "Doc" Smith
2012 retail epub Duke Classics edition
This vintage "space opera" from style progenitor E.E. ("Doc") Smith follows 4 striking women and men with extrasensory features as they struggle to discover their as far back as Earth after a longer jaunt around the universe therapeutic age-old rifts and forging new ties with different civilizations.
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Chapter 7 CHAPTER VII The door was as before opened a tiny crack, and again two sharp and suspicious eyes stared at him out of the darkness. Then Raskolnikov lost his head and nearly made a great mistake. Fearing the old woman would be frightened by their being alone, and not hoping that the sight of him would disarm her suspicions, he took hold of the door and drew it towards him to prevent the old woman from attempting to shut it again. Seeing this she did not pull the door back, but she did not let go the handle so that he almost dragged her out with it on to the stairs.