A gentleman meets a mysterious and beautiful woman by chance in the streets of London. He is attracted by her secret, and will do anything to discover it. EFL Classics is a new series of English literature designed especially for learners of English as a foreign language. Texts are suitable for intermediate level learners and above. Each story is between 2000 and 5000 words: ideal for reading and completing in only a short time. Each text has been slightly adapted to suit the needs of modern English learners. Each text also includes a glossary of unfamiliar words, and around 25 questions addressing general understanding of the text, detailed grammatical points, and literary style.