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A Young Man's Tale: Edith Wharton's Age of Innocence

Edith Wharton’s Age of Innocence  is the story of an idealistic young man who finds that he is trapped by society’s conventions (1870’s N.Y upper crust). 167 more words

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Day 7 - Giving up Crisps

Getting on for 48 hours without any steroids/Protopic now and eczema looking good…even after a little scratch session last night following a long bar shift and a miserable Italy vs Costa Rica World Cup match which saw England finally put out of their misery. 463 more words

Day 1 - Giving Up Coffee

15 June 2014 – the morning after the night before. It wasn’t a massive boozy one – just a couple of beers and a disastrous football match – but not enough sleep was had and there’s plenty of work to do today so coffee will be an essential element of the morning. 193 more words