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by R. C. Hutchinson read by the Author
' am travelling to Tennelhurst to die..... It would hardly do not to die..... You see, I cannot afford to live. I have spent all my savings on the fare, everything but a pound or two.....' This is what the frail Mr. Hopkins told a fellow-traveller on the voyage out. Whom the invalid met when he reached his destination, and how he died exactly as he wished, is the subject of the short story to be read this afternoon. It appeared in print in 1929 in The English Review.
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