- All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
- The danger lies not in that fantastic revolutionary hydra, but in the obstinacy of traditionalism clogging progress. 273 more words
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I’ve always had a thing for russian novels. Peculiarly I grew fond of the tragic and the bleak around the figure of Anna Karenina.
I’ve always wondered about the way she would really have looked, and how she would move, now, in this era of ours. 400 more words
Yesterday, a friend and I, both finding ourselves at the same conference, were discussing what it was like to be at the only warm spot in the country at the end of an otherwise-cold November– and since said spot is a quick southerly drive from our mutual alma mater, it entailed a review of everything we’d found disturbing about the area when we’d lived there all those years ago. 457 more words