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Y de repente, Ópera

Esa sería la última vez que viera a Ted.

Desde la ventanilla de un shuttle de aeropuerto que hacía las veces de ventanuco de avión. Sacudí toda la mano, con toda la energía que me quedaba. 779 more words

Crónicas De Viaje

Review: The Red and the Black

Title: The Red and the Black

Author: Stendhal

Handsome, ambitious Julien Sorel is determined to rise above his humble provincial origins. Soon realizing that success can only be achieved by adopting the subtle code of hypocrisy by which society operates, he begins to achieve advancement through deceit and self-interest.

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Je suis arrivée!

I began to feel slightly guilty sitting in my room watching Downton Abbey with a cup of tea and marmite on toast. I couldn’t have been more British if I tried. 257 more words


What About Friends?

One can acquire everything in solitude except character.    —  Stendhal (Marie-Henri Beyle is better known by his pen name Stendhal) 19 more words

Fall Reading List

Novels in my Sem-III M.A. syllabus. Well, Mansfield Park isn’t included directly, another text talks about it.

Looking forward to review some of these. Excited! :D… 11 more words

"Beauty is the promise of happiness"

“Beauty is the promise of happiness”

— Stendhal (aka Marie-Henri Beyle), French, writer