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"vacillates between very beautiful prose and very redundant, unnecessary prose. i forge on!" Jun 14, 2019 09:28PM

 
On the Road
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"this book is fine and all, but i’m just not in the mood to read it now" May 29, 2019 06:47PM

 
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