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Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
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Jan 31, 2011

really liked it
bookshelves: barnes-and-noble-classics, oprah, classic-romance, bbc-big-read, boxall-1001, bloom-western-canon, historical-fiction
Read from July 09, 2012 to June 24, 2013

Don't know how else this situation could have ended in a decent piece of lit from that era. Not how I would have finished it, but then, I'll never be so famous as Tolstoy. There's a line of thinking that comes up at the end of the book that resounded quite well with me. I was at first impressed that people have been thinking about the religions in such a worldly view for so long, but then I had to take a step back and look at my thinking- why would they NOT? Why should I be so surprised? Did I think I was the first person to ponder the various religions and their accuracy? No. Another reminder of how small we are in this great big universe.
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