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MightyMouse
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Proust!

Postby MightyMouse » Thu Aug 30, 2007 12:21 pm UTC

Having only just got into him really, I was wondering: what do my fellow xkcd-ers think of the marvellous Proust? That may count as a leading question.

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McHell
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Postby McHell » Fri Aug 31, 2007 10:10 am UTC

Plan:
1/ get 20years older,
2/ develop nostalgia,
3/ like proust.

(in chronological order AND of dimishing probability.)

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Postby bookishbunny » Fri Aug 31, 2007 4:51 pm UTC

Love it (him), but it requires a lot of work to really get to the 'rush' passages. The new translations are great, btw. I'm only two books in, though.
~Some people are like Slinkies - not really good for anything, but you still can't help but smile when you push them down the stairs.


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