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"The first 75 or so pages had lines upon lines of quotable material. The last couple of chapters have been a bit slow though." Jun 29, 2014 06:56PM

 
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Really enjoyable. At times the literary allusions were over my head as, other than The Great Gatsby and The Sun Also Rises, I have not read much of the ODwM ( Old Dead White Man) canon. Still, the emotion was sincere and genuine and as someone who ke ...more
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