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...And It Comes Out Here

...And It Comes Out Here is a science fiction short story by American author Lester del Ray, first published in 1951. There is one fact no sane man can quarrel with ... everything ...


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...Or Your Money Back

...Or Your Money Back is a science fiction novella by Randal Garrett, first published in 1951, under the pen-name David Gordon. There are lots of things that are considered perfect ...


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A Case of Identity

Mary Sutherlands fiancé, Hosmer Angel, has disappeared on their wedding day, leaving Mary alone at the altar with a broken heart and no explanations. She knows very little about hi ...


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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol is a novella by Charles Dickens. It was first published in 1843. The novella met with instant success and critical acclaim. Carol tells the story of a bitter old ...


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A Copenhagen Dream - erotic short story

Lisa has had enough of her life in the country town Skive and applies for a job as a showgirl in a nightclub in Copenhagen. The job interview goes well, and full of dreams and expe ...


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A Dangerous Guy - Erotic Short Story

Maria has no life. At least she doesn't think so. Her whole existence seems to amount to nothing but arguing with her mum or her younger sister. Just when things seem to take a tur ...


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A Doctor’s Last Wish - Erotic Short Story

Clara has changed. She feels it in every cell of her body. A new longing has awoken inside of her, something she thought she never wanted: She wants a child.When Clara wants someth ...


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A Dream of Paris - Erotic Short Story

"I can feel his hands everywhere, as if he is exploring each millimetre of my body with his fingertips. As I kiss his neck I inhale his scent and it intoxicates me. My Alfons."Gabr ...


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A Fire of Desire - Erotic Short Story

"Her eyes are dark and he stares into them as he slowly enters her. He gasps as he is embraced by heat and wetness and for a second, he stays completely still. He finds her mouth a ...


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A Fragment of Life

A Fragment of Life is short novel by Welsh horror writer Arthur Machen. A young couple repudiate the banalities of material life in favour of the spiritual. A Fragment of Life tell ...


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A Free Woman - Erotic Short Story

”I am sitting on a balcony, looking out over the sea as I write these lines. The manifesto of a woman, my will. A free woman. The sun is setting and I’m drinking a café au lait as ...


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A Good Humor

"From my father, I received the best part of my inheritance... a cheerful temper." And who was his father? The hearse driver! And his son is just as willing as his father and loves ...


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A House of Pomegranates

A House of Pomegranates is a collection of fairy tales, written by Oscar Wilde, that was published as a second collection after The Happy Prince and Other Tales. Wilde once said th ...


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A House of Pomegranates

Oscar Wilde supposedly said that these fables were "intended neither for the British child nor the British public". A follow-up to his first popular fairy-tale collection (‘The Hap ...


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A Leaf from Heaven

Once upon a time there was an angel from heaven who flew above the earth with a leaf of paradise in his hands. He dropped it while kissing it and the tiny leaf landed on the earth ...


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A Little Cloud

A Little Cloudis a short story by James Joyce, perhaps the most celebrated and influential author of the 20th century. Though Joyce is best known for his seminal books Ulysses and ...


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A London Life

A London Life is a novella by Henry James, first published in Scribner's Magazine in 1888. A devoted sister attempts to check her sibling's scandalous behavior in the world of Brit ...


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A Madman's Manuscript

“It is a grand thing to be mad”A rich, self-confessed madman meets a poor girl and, wishing to marry her, he puts on a “normal” persona and a fake smile. The girl’s family pushes h ...


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A Masked Ball

The author is in the middle of working when he suddenly gets a visitor – a friend, whose face is completely pale. The author is no longer irritated by the interruption; he wants to ...


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A Message from the Sea

“How do you do, ma'am?" said the captain. "I am very glad to see you. I have come a long way to see you.”Who hasn’t dreamt of finding an old bottle between rocks on a beach somewhe ...


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A Midsummer Dream - Erotic Short Story

When Malin asks me if I want to join their Midsummer celebration in Dalarna, I say yes right away. It will be an idyllic and traditional celebration – we will play games, sing song ...


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A New Friend - erotic short story

'I just moved to Barcelona, and I don't know anyone other than my co-workers at my new job. They're the ones who told me about the public pool. In one of the pools, a man is doing ...


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A Pail of Air

A Pail of Air is a science fiction short story by Fritz Leiber which appeared in the December 1951 issue of Galaxy Magazine and was dramatized on the radio show X Minus One in Marc ...


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A Pair Of Silk Stockings

A Pair Of Silk Stockings is a short story by Kate Chopin, an American author who is regarded as one of the pioneers of feminist literature. Her stories deal often with issues of se ...


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A passionate commute - Erotic Short Story

It’s the first day of the semester, and Julia is commuting to her new university, in a different city – to get away from her ex-boyfriend. She will focus on her education and stay ...