VII-"The Jungle: A Story of Chicago" - Upton Sinclair - Appeal to Reason

VII-"The Jungle: A Story of Chicago" - Upton Sinclair - Appeal to Reason

by: | publication date: April 15, 1905 | Publication: Appeal to Reason | journal issue: No. 489 | pages: 2

"They were over a hundred dollars in debt, and all things not yet counted. It was a bitter and cruel experience, and it left them plunged in an agony of despair. Such a time of all times for them to have it, when their hearts were made tender! Such a pitiful beginning it was for their married life; they loved each other so, and they could not have the briefest respite!"

Chapter Seven in Upton Sinclair's original serial for Appeal to Reason, the unexpurgated version of what became "The Jungle."

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