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I was recently reading this book in a public place, where a friend of mine ran into me. We exchanged pleasantries, and he asked me what the book was about, and I replied with “It’s pretty much Don Quixote in New Orleans.” The fact that I’ve never read Don Quixote aside, that description just doesn’t seem right. 2,251 more words
Popular quotes from A Confederacy of Dunces.
“…I doubt very seriously whether anyone will hire me.’
What do you mean, babe? You a fine boy with a good education.’ 845 more words
Ma asteptam sa dau peste o gasca de imbecili si un geniu. In loc de asta geniul nu e chiar asa geniu (desi inteligent si cultivat) iar restul personajelor spre finalul cartii se trezesc si ele la realitate si iau decizii mai normale sau in unele cazuri finalmente soarta le surade si lor. 501 more words