The Canterville Ghost
Original and Japanese translation

The twins lay in wait for him on several occasions, and strewed the passages with nutshells every night to the great annoyance of their parents and the servants, but it was of no avail.

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It was quite evident that his feelings were so wounded that he would not appear.

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Mr. Otis consequently resumed his great work on the history of the Democratic Party, on which he had been engaged for some years;

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Mrs. Otis organized a wonderful clam-bake, which amazed the whole county;

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the boys took to lacrosse euchre, poker, and other American national games,

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and Virginia rode about the lanes on her pony, accompanied by the young Duke of Cheshire, who had come to spend the last week of his holidays at Canterville Chase.

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It was generally assumed that the ghost had gone away, and, in fact, Mr. Otis wrote a letter to that effect to Lord Canterville, who, in reply, expressed his great pleasure at the news, and sent his best congratulations to the Minister's worthy wife.

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Reference : The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde(project gutenberg)
English – Japanese parallel translation, handwriting-based foreign language learning