The Pit and the Pendulum
"I WAS sick--sick unto death with that long agony; and when they at length unbound me, and I was permitted to sit, I felt that my senses were leaving me. The sentence--the dread sentence of death--was the last of distinct accentuation which reached my ears."
Credits:Adapted from the story The Pit and the Pendulum, by Edgar Allan Poe
Performed by Rod Harrison
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This audio file was originally published 2007-01-01. Recordings of multiple parts, if they exist, can be found here.