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"A Farewell to Tobacco"

May the Babylonish curse,

Strait confound my stammering verse,

If I can a passage see

In this word-perplexity,

Or a fit expression find,

Or a language to my mind, 811 more words

Writing

Tales From Shakespeare by Charles and Mary Lamb

To commemorate (some people are using the term ‘celebrate’ which seems a bit off!) the 400-year anniversary of Shakespeare’s death on April 23, each day this week I will be posting about a book linked to the great Bard of Avon. 594 more words

Book Review

TEAM ABBA WITH ROLLCENTRE RACING WINS 24H SILVERSTONE

The Team ABBA with Rollcentre Racing BMW M3 V8 (#246, Richard Roberts/Charles Lamb/Martin Short/Richard Neary) has won the Hankook 24H SILVERSTONE. The English team went from last to first after not having been able to set a qualifying time due to a broken driveshaft. 636 more words

The red-letter days, now become, to all intents and purposes, dead-letter days. – Charles Lamb http://dlvr.it/Km1PYj

English

Of Enjoying Life

My theory is to enjoy life, but the practice is against it. – Charles Lamb

Life

Correction to an Earlier Post: Why I Like Go Set a Watchman

In a previous post, I maintained that the newly discovered book Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee was merely a rough draft for… 857 more words

Writing