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The History of Mr. Polly
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This is 180 pages - all the other pages are introduction, and afterwards and chronology.

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Leslie
Not uncommonly, at a certain point in their lives, people look up from their daily tasks and ask themselves something like, "How the hell did I get here? How did I end up in this place in my life, with this partner or with no partner, with these children or with no children, with this job or with no job? This isn't what I intended at all." So thinks Mr Polly at the age of 37 (middle age came earlier then) as he sits on a stile one day, realising that his life is in a "Beastly Silly Wheeze of a h ...more
Capsguy
Jul 01, 2013 Capsguy marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
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