The Turn of the Screw, by Henry James February, 1995 [Etext #209] *****The Project Gutenberg Etext of The Turn of the Screw***** *****This file should be named tturn10. It is scarcely questioned that this provision was intended by those who made it for the reclaiming of what we call fugitive slaves; and the intention of the lawgiver is the law. Did you see that? I bet Cranly didn't see that. The conditions which have told for our marvelous material well-being, which have developed to a very high degree our energy, self-reliance, and individual initiative, have also brought the care and anxiety inseparable from the accumulation of great wealth in industrial centers.