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I'm really getting quite fond of the big room, all but that horrid paper.
The furniture in this room is no worse than inharmonious, however, for we had to bring it all from downstairs.
Then the floor is scratched and gouged and splintered, the plaster itself is dug out here and there, and this great heavy bed which is all we found in the room, looks as if it had been through the wars.
I'm getting really fond of the room in spite of the wall-paper.
There is one end of the room where it is almost intact, and there, when the crosslights fade and the low sun shines directly upon it, I can almost fancy radiation after all,--the interminable grotesques seem to form around a common centre and rush off in headlong plunges of equal distraction.
Why, I wouldn't have a child of mine, an impressionable little thing, live in such a room for worlds.
In the Custom-House, as before in the Old Manse, I had spent three years -- a term long enough to rest a weary brain: long enough to break off old intellectual habits, and make room for new ones: long enough, and too long, to have lived in an unnatural state, doing what was really of no advantage nor delight to any human being, and withholding myself from toil that would, at least, have stilled an unquiet impulse in me.
The company pairs off quickly, and the whole room is soon in motion.
Some of the young men you would take to be Americans, of the type of clerks, but for the fact that they wear their hats in the room.
This is quite irresistible, and every one in the room joins in, until the place becomes a maze of flying skirts and bodies quite dazzling to look upon.
They will certainly be over two hundred dollars and maybe three hundred; and three hundred dollars is more than the year's income of many a person in this room.
Hour after hour this had continued--the darkness had fallen and the room was dim from the light of two smoky oil lamps.