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Book Review - The Mill on the Floss

There was a red hardbound, old, library like book with extremely small fonts and lot of pages lying in my shelf for the past few years. 785 more words

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Just when we thought we had answered all kinds of questions… I discovered another of my favorite bloggers wanted me to answer questions a while ago and I was just too busy to keep up and so better late than ever so to Sandy at… 792 more words


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School Swap – The Class Divide. ITV 9pm

I like Nicola Sturgeon, and I did vote for the Nats, knowing well that we’d get Cameron and Osborne, the Oxbridge educated elite whose scare tactics worked a treat in getting enough people on their side to elect them. 1,491 more words

Romola, Book 3

The last book of Romola actually focuses on the titular character more than on her husband, Tito. She became a disciple of Fra Girolamo Savonarola. Although sure she will never again be truly happy, Romola is glad to have “a reason for living, apart from personal enjoyment and personal affection” (ch. 964 more words


Books about books

At long last I am reading Middlemarch.

I was introduced to George Elliot by my mother. Having enjoyed one of her books, mum took to reading it to us children as a bedtime story. 523 more words

Review | The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot


I always expected to enjoy Eliot as much as I’ve enjoyed her contemporaries but alas, that was not the case. 438 more words


The Mill on the Floss, Movie Review

The 1997 adaptation of The Mill on the Floss is adequate. Emily Watson’s portrayal of Maggie Tulliver manages to make Maggie’s fervent but constrained nature cohesive. 579 more words