Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King

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Whilst housekeeper Dolores Claiborne is wondered within the demise of her filthy rich company, a long-hidden darkish mystery from her previous is published- as is the energy of her personal will to survive...

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The testing was exhaustive. Even though he did not really cooperate, there were things he could not keep them from learning, things that showed up because they were there: Such as his ability to start fires with his mind. Such as the fact that he could not control the blazes. Such as the fact that he had been burning for fifteen years in an effort to find peace and seclusion. Such as the fact that he had become a tortured and unhappy man because of his strange mindpower... “Alf,” said the bodiless voice from the rear of the darkened auditorium, “light that cigarette on the table.

He damned it soulfully, wishing he had been born deaf, mute, blind, incapable of any contact with the world. From the moment of his life when he had become aware of his strange power, he had been haunted. No control, no identification, no communication. Cut off. Tagged as an oddie. Not even the pleasures of being an acknowledged psioid like the Mindees, the invaluable Drivers, the Blasters, or the Mallaports who could move the atoms of flesh to their design. He was an oddie: a nondirective psioid.

The power to make the molecules of anything speed up tremendously, making them grind against one another, causing combustion. A strange, channeled teleport faculty that was useless for anything but the creation of fire. He damned it soulfully, wishing he had been born deaf, mute, blind, incapable of any contact with the world. From the moment of his life when he had become aware of his strange power, he had been haunted. No control, no identification, no communication. Cut off. Tagged as an oddie.

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