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Hocken and Hunken Arthur Quiller-Couch

Hocken and Hunken

Arthur Quiller-Couch

Published June 1st 2008
ISBN : 9781606648667
Hardcover
284 pages
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Captain Cai Hocken and Captain Tobias Hunken . . . those two grizzled veterans of the waves decide to settle down on land, at last. Made firm friends over the course of their sea-going days, they settle in the small town of Troy. Clean shaven nowMoreCaptain Cai Hocken and Captain Tobias Hunken . . . those two grizzled veterans of the waves decide to settle down on land, at last. Made firm friends over the course of their sea-going days, they settle in the small town of Troy. Clean shaven now for you? says the Barber to Captain Cai. Something on which you and your well-bearded friend dont agree, sir?Youre mistaken, he answered. Between friends theres a give-an-take, and until you understand that, you dont understand friendship. Bias Hunken likes me to do as I choose, and I like Bias to do as he chooses: by consequence o which the more we goes our own ways the more we goes one anothers They have a simple plan, for a simple life. And simple it is . . . at firstCornish author Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch, author of The Splendid Spur, writes with authority and charm about life in village and country.