Atlanta's A-List Literates discussion

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Follow up to The Uncommon Reader discussion

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message 1: by David (new)

David Black On Monday, we talked a lot about the nature of reading, and somewhat implicitly why we read or what we get out of it. I ran across this quote today that resonated with me.

"Books say: She did this because.
Life says: She did this.
Books are where things are explained to you; life is where things aren’t. I’m not surprised some people prefer books."
— Julian Barnes, Flaubert’s Parrot


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Melissa | 5 comments Love it!


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