Oxford bookworms library 2
Tham khảo tài liệu 'oxford bookworms library 2', ngoại ngữ, anh ngữ phổ thông phục vụ nhu cầu học tập, nghiên cứu và làm việc hiệu quả | Ghost Stories Again Moore spent most of the day studying happily in the park. On his way home he again visited Mrs Wood at the hotel. She had a visitor with her in her comfortable sitting-room. Sir said the landlady this is Doctor Thornhill. As soon as she had introduced them the doctor began to ask Moore a great many questions. I m sure said Moore to himself that the good doctor did not call here by accident. He turned to Doctor Thornhill. Doctor I ll gladly answer all your questions if you ll just answer one of mine. The doctor seemed surprised but he agreed at once. Did Mrs Wood ask you to come here and advise me asked Moore. The doctor looked surprised. Mrs Wood s face turned very red and she looked away. But the doctor was an honest friendly man and he answered quickly She did but she didn t want you to know. She s worried about you. She doesn t like you staying there all alone and she thinks you study too hard and drink too much strong tea. She asked me to give you some good advice. I was once a student too you know so I know what I m talking about. Moore smiled and held out his hand to Doctor Thornhill. I must thank you for your kindness - and you too Mrs Wood. I promise to take no more strong tea and I ll be in bed by one o clock. There will that please you both Very much said Doctor Thornhill. Now tell us all about that old house. Moore told them all about the events of the previous nights. When he told them how he had thrown the Bible Mrs Wood gave a little scream. When Moore had finished his story Doctor Thornhill looked very serious. The rat always ran up the rope of the alarm bell he asked. Always. I suppose you know said the doctor what the rope is No I don t said Moore. It is the hangman s rope said the doctor. After the judge condemned someone to death the unfortunate man was hanged with that rope. Mrs Wood gave another scream. The doctor went to fetch her a glass of water. When he returned he looked hard at Moore. Listen young man he said. If .
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