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Old 6 July 2019, 05:48
DaveP DaveP is offline
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Originally Posted by GPC View Post
Heart of Darkness Joseph Conrad.
Bleak, but the language is so good (amazing considering he acquired English in his 20s?).
When I'm in a black mood and wallowing in self-pity, I read The Nigger of the 'Narcissus'; bitch-slaps me right out of it.

I really need to try again to get through Nostromo.
Thanks for the excellent reminder.

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