Saturday, October 20, 2007
Read-a-thon Report No. 5
Since the last update, I've spent only about an hour and a half reading. I read twenty pages in D.H. Lawrence's The Rainbow, the book I've been reading for most of the month (still a little more than a hundred pages to go), and Angela Carter's story "The Bloody Chamber."
The Carter made me feel icky. I think I'll go take a shower.
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