A Woman Alone with Her Soul


by Thomas Bailey Aldrich

A woman is sitting alone in a house. She knows she is alone in the whole world: every other living thing is dead. The doorbell rings.


Story originally published in The Book of Fantasy, Vol. 9, 1912.

About the Author:

Thomas Bailey Aldrich (November 11, 1836 – March 19, 1907) was an American poet and writer.

  • aqil da fortress

    what do you think about the one who ring the dorbellring? who or what is that?

  • Doug Chambers

    it’s the IRS