A story that shows how we do get second chances to fulfill our deepest hopes and dreams.
Conradin is a sickly and introverted child who hates his guardian, Mrs. De Ropp. When she takes away his pet hen and threatens to do the same with his pole-cat, whom he worships like a God, Conradin makes a special prayer and his sinister wish is answered.
Hector Hugh Munro at his most sinister and macabre. Superb!
When Theodoric Voler boards a train he finds he is not alone in the compartment. Not only is there a female companion...$2.25