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The Princess Bride

Let me explain.  No, that will take too long.  Let me sum up. A young boy (Fred Savage) is sick and his grandfather (Peter Falk) comes over to read him a book called The Princess Bride by S. Morgenstern.   Buttercup … Continue reading

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An Essay on Criticism by Alexander Pope

Launch not beyond your depth, but be discreet And mark that point where sense and dullness meet. As I mentioned in my review of All Quiet on the Western Front (1929), I am not learned in the poetic arts.  I … Continue reading

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