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Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy

Rating: 4/5 stars.

My professor introduced this novel by saying “Tess will change your life… but not in a good way.” Without a doubt, it has made me question the universe and all who inhabit it. 639 more words

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Spotted!

Great visit to Canaray Wharf today in Londons east end. Who would have thought an innocent shopping trip would repay me with a great display of a typical design classic that is often overlooked. 98 more words

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The Divine Comedy by Dante

 RATING: 4/5

TITLE: THE DIVINE COMEDY: INFERNO, PURGATORIO, PARADISO

AUTHOR: DANTE ALIGHIERI

SERIES: -

This is going to be one really rough book to discuss; I’m no self-stylized intellectual or academic, and I’ve never had to study this book for college or as a project or anything. 1,447 more words

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Be Quotable

On Being a Modern Gentleman:

Guideline 17: Be Quotable

Being well-versed in the intricacies of language conveys power to a writer and speaker. Consider the myriad writers and poets of the past, idolized for a well-crafted stanza or turn of phrase.   248 more words

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Back to the Future Series- A True Timeless Classic

The common myth about science fiction movies are that, the more recent the movie the better it is. And that is so wrong in many cases. 436 more words

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