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The Uncommon Reader, by Alan Bennett (2006)

          I am unquestionably an anglophile. I love tea, and Wensleydale, and scones with jam and cream, and shopping at Marks and Spencer’s. I am an avid reader of Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and Noel Coward. My favourite key-ring is … Continue reading

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“You Should Date a Girl Who Reads”, by Rosemarie Urquico (2011)

     Yesterday I came across this essay by Rosemarie Urquico, entitled “You should date a girl who reads”. It was written in response to Charles Warnke’s “You should date an illiterate girl”, which was published on Thought Catalog in January … Continue reading

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