I feel bigger than my body. I feel as though my flesh is holding me back. I feel like a prisoner trapped in a vessel with limited capabilities. 676 more words
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“I figured I had HIV, but gonorrhea?!?!
I have heard the above statement in professional and personal social work practice and think it fitting to understand its roots as we reflect on World AIDS Day. 859 more words
Thomas Hardy. Tess of the d’Urbervilles. 1891. Romantic tragedy. Very English.
First and foremost, Thomas Hardy writes with wonderful elegance, recalling the sure and serene prose of his contemporaries, Henry James and George Eliot. 277 more words