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The Resolution Project Season Two: The Death of the Heart (1938)

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First off, I feel like this is in order, because this book was a chore to get through, and as such delayed my reading project even worse than Skyrim did: “She had watched life, since she came to London, with a sort of despair – motivated and busy always, always progressing: even people pausing on bridges seemed to pause with a purpose; no bird seemed to pursue a quite aimless flight. The spring of the […]

The Resolution Project Book Twenty-Five: A Dance to the Music of Time – 1st Movement (1951)

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“Human relationships flourish and decay, quickly and silently, so that those concerned scarcely know how brittle, or how inflexible, the ties that bind them have become.” (A Question of Upbringing, p. 229) The Resolution Project: For my New Year’s resolution this year (that being 2011), I decided to try and read all one hundred of the novels picked by Time Magazine as the best since their inception in 1923 to the list’s publication in 2005. I exempted myself […]