My Policeman

An exquisitely told tragic tale of thwarted love, My Policeman is soon to be adapted into film by Amazon Prime starring Harry Styles and Emma Corrin.

Author: Bethan Roberts

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1448130980

Category: Fiction

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It is in 1950s' Brighton that Marion first catches sight of Tom. He teaches her to swim in the shadow of the pier and Marion is smitten - determined her love will be enough for them both. A few years later in Brighton Museum Patrick meets Tom. Patrick is besotted with Tom and opens his eyes to a glamorous, sophisticated new world. Tom is their policeman, and in this age it is safer for him to marry Marion. The two lovers must share him, until one of them breaks and three lives are destroyed.

London Society

Was it not rather a continuation of my nightmare ? This I could easily find out .
Asking the policeman to wait , I rushed upstairs and found to my horror the baby
gone . The policeman was right : my perfidious servants had betrayed their care .

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Bits of Travel at Home

I have been impressed with the fact that good writers , in giving accounts of city
experiences , invariably meet a tall policeman . In spite of my policeman ,
however , or perhaps because he was so short , I did take notes ; and no harm
came of it .

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The Gambler Or The Policeman s Story

halloo , and in my efforts to extricate myself , 1 made the discovery that I had
been severely and painfully injured . For several minutes I lay struggling and ... I
was now more than ever resolved to discover the THE POLICEMAN'S STORY .
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Author: Charles Burdett

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The Country of the Dwarfs

I would take astronomical observations whenever I could , so that I might know
my latitude and longitude , and I took a great many at Mayolo . In the evening I
would bring out my sextant , my policeman ' s lantern , my artificial horizon , my ...

Author: Paul Belloni Du Chaillu

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Report of the Commissioners Appointed to Investigate the Cause and Management of the Great Fire in Boston

My judgment was that the firemen would save that without any explosions being
made . I saw Alderman ... I impressed a team and took my policeman , and we
went down Dock square to Mr . Reed ' s store to get powder . We didn ' t get it ,
but ...

Author: Boston (Mass.). Commissioners to Investigate the Great Fire

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All the Year Round

What I do know for your prompt and vigorous action . is that you have not tried .
Forgive my Policeman , you have seen enough to war- plain speaking , Mr.
Halkett . People say rant the arrest of this man . We will , if you you are a good
man .

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Macmillan s Magazine

nothing to do with my errand there ; I " That will be his dodge , you may did not
seek Mr. O'Neil as a polite depend , ” said the policeman . “ He'll visitor simpering
apologies for intrusion . sham silly . ” Of course , a crowd soon Time pressed ...

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House Documents

I saw a police officer , with a revolver in his hand , running after a negro . He shot
this negro ; I saw him when he fell . Immediately after he fell , my friend said , we
are all going to be assassinated . I said , we did not come here for that purpose .

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The Athenaeum

As I had been long accussmall verandah on the ground - floor , and the
PROSPECTUS OF COLERIDGE'S WATCHMAN ' ; MRS . tomed to Japanese
food of this kind I ate to my policeman placed the Ainu on a line in front of
GLASSE ...

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Judy s annual ed by C H Ross

At last the Green keeper came when my finger and thumb went through the and
unlocked the gates , whereupon , I am sure , my secret was confided to him , and
the time arriving for “ my policeman , " as I may style him , to be relieved ( in ...

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The Saint Pauls Magazine

Whereupon , seeing that both my hands were full , the biggest of the gang
snatched my rug , and vanished with it in the gloom . Fortunately soon afterwards
I fell in with a policeman , related my grievances , and asked for guidance . “ Did
you ...

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Kenilworth etc

A virtue I do not possess , When waiting to show off a new silk dress , My new
Balmoral boots , my crinoline , Are worn to ... I will ; dress you in my policeman's
cape , Smug you through the kitchen by the back door , Up area steps — I've
done ...

Author: Andrew HALLIDAY ([i.e. Andrew Halliday Duff] and LAWRANCE (Frederic))

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Hearts are Trumps

As for the gallant Beauchamp , I trust my gratitude will , at a future day , assure
him of my warm admiration . I have done with none of the party yet . But to return
to the child . In due time my policeman returned with a sad , but I fear , in a large ...

Author: Eleanor Frances Blakiston

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Graham s Magazine

age ) and champagne , that the villain of a bridegroom ** They are both here , '
said my policeman , who brought , ' I answered . came upon us unawares ; ' it
would be strange if we " Say nothing about who brought it , Nelly , if were not up
to ...

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Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle

I make chair and sofa covers ; write letters to my friends ; scold the work - people ,
and suggest improved methods of ... the thieves who inight walk in at my open
windows should take me quite unprepared , I laid my policeman ' s rattle and my
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Author: Jane Welsh Carlyle

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Harper s New Monthly Magazine

Phibbs ran , the policeman came over and in uncanonical muslin . ... hands as
we had Badger in the pricst's ; Phibbs “ I'm afraid to mention my name aloud in
remarking that we lived in the immediate vicin- the street - just in by stcamer ...

Author: Henry Mills Alden

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Harper's informs a diverse body of readers of cultural, business, political, literary and scientific affairs.

Catalog of Copyright Entries

You can always turn to me . EP324022 . ( You can be ) my policeman .
EU471430 . You can be there by tomorrow . EU474934 . You can break my heart
. EU469260 . You can carry a dream in your heart . EU475667 . You better get on
down .

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On the Track and Off the Train

He said must / I thought of my one little beer and looked hastily at the gray stone
walls, but no bars crossed the windows, and the wide doors at the entrance ...
There on the pavement below stood my policeman, erect, vigilant, patiently
waiting.

Author: Lura E. Brown

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Bessie and Her Friends

How is my policeman ? ” “ He's well , ” said the stranger . “ And so you call him
your policeman ; do you ? Well I shall just tell him that ; I've a notion it will tickle
him a bit . " “ He's one of my policemen , ” said Bessie . “ I have three , - one who ...

Author: Joanna Hooe Mathews

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