Mr. Meeson's Will
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 08.12.2014 - 168 Seiten
"[...] No wonder Mr. Meeson was furious, and no wonder that the clerks shook upon their stools. "This must be seen into, No. 3," said Mr. Meeson, bringing his fist down with a bang on to the balance-sheet. No. 3 was one of the editors; a mild-eyed little man with blue spectacles. He had once been a writer of promise; but somehow Meeson's had got him for its own, and turned him into a publisher's hack. "Quite so, Sir," he said humbly. "It is very bad-it is dreadful to think of Meeson's coming down to seven per cent-seven per cent!" and he held up his hands.[...]".