CHAPTER 7

He called a policeman, and I desired nothing better than to have one between my hands just for one moment. I slackened my pace intentionally…

CHAPTER 6

When I awoke it was dark all around me. I started up, bewildered and freezing. I seized my parcel and commenced to walk. I went…

CHAPTER 5

Thoughts come so swiftly to me and continue to flow so richly that I miss a number of telling bits, that I cannot set down…

CHAPTER 4

The man sat quietly, and pondered. Why did he not carry his newspaper as every other person carries a paper, with its name out? What…

CHAPTER 3

What was it that ailed me? Was the hand of the Lord turned against me? But why just against me? Why, for that matter, not…

CHAPTER 2

I took them up, bade the fat old woman good-morning, with the utmost politeness, and sped, full tilt, up Castle Hill to the park. I…

CHAPTER 1

It was during the time I wandered about and starved in Christiania: Christiania, this singular city, from which no man departs without carrying away the…