“He was going to live forever, or die in the attempt.” – Joseph Heller, Catch-22
Ah! The story of Yossarian. A story of the ridiculousness of war and man.1,117 more words
One of the best things about being somewhat of a bookworm is, undeniably, the feeling you are left with after finishing a brilliant book. It is a feeling hard to describe. 679 more words
I don’t like pain. It hurts me. I’m not a glutton for punishment, nor do I like to torture myself. This is the reason I have no problem stopping a film before the final credits, giving up on a bad book, and avoiding toilet paper that has the characteristics of John Wayne. 787 more words
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At the heart of Catch-22 resides the incomparable, malingering bombardier, Yossarian, a hero endlessly inventive in his schemes to save his skin from the horrible chances of war.