Keeping track of the timing was crucial for me in the following sections after this section’s bad news.
So on Nov. 10, well, dear god, OH NO. 196 more words
Sorry so late on this – my parents were visiting me from halfway across the country. Priorities.
Surely by now it’s no secret that dear ol’ Himself was the creator of the samizdat, and Joelle was in it, and the wheelchair guys following Orin are probably linked to Marathe and his posse, right? 127 more words
So there’s a lot of teeth imagery going on here, and anxiety over losing teeth. Hal has been having dental nightmares (this is known about for awhile), and Joelle is obsessed with brushing her teeth (she’s doing so when Gately is attacked) because the Ennet House Residents tell her that base cocaine rots away the teeth. 784 more words
There are so many good quotes, a lot of them very funny, in Infinite Jest. But this one really sticks with me. Not only because it is filled with large words I don’t understand, but it really nails an idea of America that I haven’t seen expressed as eloquently elsewhere. 488 more words