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Old 01-29-2009, 05:34 PM   #32
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Originally Posted by BLUNT View Post
Paradise Lost by John Milton......Hard as $h!t to completely understand . I know it's English but WTF. The only thing that keeps me in it is the fact that there are some of the best passages ever written in this book. ((Example); better to reign in hell than serve in heaven.; This is servitude, to serve the unwise. & The mind is its own place, and in it self Can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven.) The ultimate battle between good and evil.
I tried to read The Sound and the Fury while my brother tries to read Gravity's Rainbow. Neither of us prevailed. A friend of ours tried to read Ulysses and couldn't get past some parts.
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