THE POOL OF THE STONE GOD

by A. Merritt (writing as W. Fenimore). Originally Published in American Weekly Sept. 23, 1923. Shipwreck survivors discover an abandoned village guarded by a huge stone god! This is Professor James Marston's story. A score of learned bodies have courteously heard him tell it, and then among themselves have lamented that so brilliant a man should have such an obsession. Professor Marston told it to me in San Francisco, just before he started to find the island that holds his pool of the stone god and -the wings that guard it. He seemed to me very sane. It is true that the equipment of his Continue reading