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Emily Bronte

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As it spoke I discerned, obscurely, a child's face looking through the window. Terror made me cruel; and finding it useless to attempt shaking the creature off, I pulled its wrist on to the broken pane, and rubbed it to and fro till the blood ran down and soaked the bed-clothes: still it wailed, "Let me in!", and maintained its tenacious grip, almost maddening me with fear.
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Mr. Lockwood (Ch. III).

 
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A face at the window,
A tap on the pane;
Who is it that wants me
To-night in the rain?

 
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