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The Fastest 300 Years EVER!

07 May

Sancho and the donkey.  Christian.  Yahoos and Houyhnhnms.  Elizabeth and Darcy.  Oliver.   Bertha-in-the-attic.  Hester and Pearl.   Moby Dick.   Uncles and Madams.  Rascal.   Anna-Kitty-Levin-Vronsky-oviches.   The Heath.   Isabel.   Huckleberry.   The Journeys of Henry and Marlowe.   And now Lily, whose outcome, at least for me, is still uncertain.

While paging through the Well-Educated Mind list of fiction books, I realized that Don Quixote was published in 1605 and House of Mirth in 1905.   300 years!  I congratulate myself and you, fellow readers, on plowing through 300 years of literature.   May the crop be plentiful!  I suggest a glass of red wine and some good chocolate to celebrate.

 

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2 responses to “The Fastest 300 Years EVER!

  1. An Experiment with the Well-Educated Mind

    May 7, 2013 at 5:45 pm

    CHEERS!!!

     
  2. Christine

    May 7, 2013 at 9:40 pm

    Yea! It was delightful to “reread” all of those titles. Now if I only had some decent chocolate to celebrate. Hershey kisses will have to do for tonight.

     

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