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#hap2014 - 106 - O Brother Where Art Thou

Me talking a movie. To be fair, that is a bit like a pig that suddenly found the ability to speak and tries to grasp the concept of René Descartes in a heated debate with a scholar. 113 more words


“All times I have enjoy’d greatly, have suffer’d greatly, both with those that loved me, and alone”

-Ulysses by Lord Alfred Tennyson


“I am a part of all that I have met.”

 - Alfred Tennyson, excerpt from Ulysses


Ulysses by James Joyce: Chapter 7

This chapter is patterned on the scene in the Odyssey when Aeolus, the king of the winds, gives Odysseus and his crew a magic bag of wind to help them on their journey home. 1,014 more words

Alfred Tennyson, Ulysses

It little profits that an idle king,
By this still hearth, among these barren crags,
Match’d with an aged wife, I mete and dole
Unequal laws unto a savage race, 537 more words


What will come? What will the future
bring? I do not know. I have no presentiment.
When a spider plunges from a fixed point to… 129 more words

How to Marry a Man Who Reads Books: A Story in Miniature

The First Day
You see him for the first time on the subway, a book in his hand. A massive one. The cover is muted, but you see the title: … 428 more words