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“A towel, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have. Partly it has great practical value.
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This month, one of my good friends celebrated her 42 years. So when her husband approached me about a surprise birthday party, the conversation went something like this: 845 more words
“… a towel has immense psychological value. For some reason, if a strag (strag: nonhitchhiker) discovers that a hitchhiker has his towel with him, he will automatically assume that he is also in possession of a toothbrush, washcloth, soap, tin of biscuits, flask, compass, map, ball of string, gnat spray, wet-weather gear, space suit etc., etc. 627 more words
Though I enjoy some science fiction, I normally I have very little interest in comedies. I was recommended HHGTTG by a really good friend and I’m very glad I gave it a shot. 108 more words
Ecco concluso il secondo capitolo della saga di Adams: sicuramente divertente (ma meno del primo), scorrevole (ma meno del primo). Sono molto combattuta se proseguire con la lettura dei successivi capitoli, purtroppo ho il difetto di non leggere mai di seguito più di due libri dello stesso autore! 43 more words