Tuesday April 9th 1889: The hawk surreptitiously drops the letter penned by his master upon the desk of the newspaper editor, providing additional cover for the supposed disappearance and death. Read more here.
Tuesday March 19th 1889: In a stack of books wrapped in golden cloth, Mr. Comstock’s young friend finds a slip of paper inscribed with the words “mortui vivos docent” and smiles. Read more here.
Saturday March 2nd 1889: Once departed, Mr. Robertson has a moment to reflect on the nature of legacy. “We are epitaphs,” he whispers quietly to himself. Read more here.
Tuesday February 26th 1889: After a thorough washing, dressing in newly washed clothes, Mr. Hutchins open his front door and knows the unequaled bliss of feeling Death say, “Not yet…” Read more here.
Friday February 15th 1889: Mr. McEvoy, quick on the heels of Death herself, continues his quest to wrest from her the secret of life. Shall he overtake her in Humboldt? Read more here and here.
Friday February 1st 1889: The sun emerges from behind a cloud to reflect off the diamond into the eye dropping a tear into the sand next to the body of the Captain. Read more here and here.
Friday January 18th 1889: Charles leaves this mortal world to speak to the angels who will requite his learned conversation at any hour of eternity. Read more here.