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The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
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it was amazing
Read 2 times. Last read June 15, 2018.

10 HUNDRED MILLION STARS



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Quotes Shravanthi Liked

Oscar Wilde
“The truth is rarely pure and never simple.”
Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest

Oscar Wilde
“In matters of grave importance, style, not sincerity, is the vital thing.”
Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest

Oscar Wilde
“All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does, and that is his.”
Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest

Oscar Wilde
“To be natural is such a very difficult pose to keep up.”
Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest


Reading Progress

October 27, 2012 – Shelved
December 6, 2017 – Started Reading
December 6, 2017 –
25.0% ""An engagement should come on a young girl as a surprise, pleasant or unpleasant, as the case may be. It is hardly a matter that she could be allowed to arrange for herself . . ." LOL!! Cracks me up! :')"
December 6, 2017 –
75.0% "Poor Lady Bracknell! I think she might swoon :') from all the "engagedness" in the room :') :')"
December 6, 2017 – Finished Reading
June 15, 2018 – Started Reading
June 15, 2018 – Finished Reading

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message 1: by Manan (new) - added it

Manan Desai Ah, one of the funniest stories/plays I've ever read. Although, it's been a long time. I should read it again.


Shravanthi I'm thinking this is where 'Laughter is the best medicine' originated. Such a funny funny play!


message 3: by Manan (new) - added it

Manan Desai Ha ha.. Nice one.


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