By W.W. Jacobs
“Manners Makyth man”
The night-watchman appeared to be out of sorts.
His movements were even slower than usual, and, when
he sat, the soap-...
W. W. Jacobs, remembered today almost exclusively for his horror story "The Monkey's Paw" (The Lady of the Barge, 1902), was one of the most popular English humorists of the early twentieth century. H...