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A Perfectly Foolish Young Man I Wanted - Part Two - Book One - Darling Fan and a Further Octet of Essays - Darling Fan (For the Love of Prunella Ransome). Images edited 14/15 November 2014. Read More

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A slender middle aged brown skin man with a ridiculous mustache squeezed in a very narrow space taught English at a college that trained students in agricultural sciences. Mr. Purshotham, the English teacher wore either a light Green or Beige trouser alternatively week long and never wore a short-sleeve shirt.… Read More
This essay compares the themes of Thomas Hardy's Jude the Obscure with the philosophy of Arthur Schopenhauer as presented in The World as Will and Idea. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 06, 2010

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This is my response to the book, Tess of D'Urbervilles, by Thomas Hardy. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 24, 2008

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An inspiration provided by looking out through my window Read More

Tags: trees, giving, hardy, pear

Thomas Hardy published Tess of the D'Urbervilles in 1891 in England, the story of the seduction of a young country girl who then goes through extended periods of hardship and suffering on account of it. Read More
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