David's Reviews > Brideshead Revisited: The Sacred and Profane Memories of Captain Charles Ryder

Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
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Dec 09, 08

bookshelves: liminalfiction, gayreadinggroup
Read in November, 2008

The plot about bratty rich English college students between Charles and Sebastian starts out soap-opera intriguing but ends up falling flat. The story and dialogue throughout the entire book reflects bourgeois malaise- no character really achieves much satisfaction or depth in their lives. This theme is more interesting to analyze than to read.
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