The Printable KISS Grammar Workbooks The Theodore Dreiser Page
From The Lost Phoebe
by Theodore Dreiser
Subordinate Clauses

1. He wanted to remain near where they had put his Phoebe; and the fact that

he would have to live alone did not trouble him in the least.

2. Mostly he held his hand over his mouth and looked at the floor as he sat and

thought of what had become of her, and how soon he himself would die.

3. She bustled about, meditating on the uncertainties of life, while old 

Reifsneider thrummed on the rim of his hat with his pale fingers and later ate

abstractedly of what she offered.