It’s from his first novel (1905) and the context is a recently widowed English woman escapes her…
A. Henry Ernst

Thank you for such a thorough response.

I just finished “What I Believe” based on your recommendation and — damn — he writes heavy, and I can see what you mean about his prose appearing “stuffy” but I tend to write on the stuffy side myself from time to time so I can relate and appreciate it.

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