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.
About the Author
Thomas Bailey Aldrich (November 11, 1836 – March 19, 1907) was an American poet and writer.
Story originally published in The Book of Fantasy, Vol. 9, 1912.
Detail from Vilhelm Hammershøi, The Collector of Coins, 1904