OTTW: Clarissa (or, distance to the men-wretches!)
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OTTW: Clarissa (or, distance to the men-wretches!)

Aka the biggest novel of all time, written in 1747. Page count: 1500. Not a joke. ________________________________________ From Clarissa’s best friend Anna, comparing C’s (admittedly lose-lose) marriage prospects: Lovelace entertained the company in his lively gay way, and made everyone laugh at one of his stories. It was before this creature was thought of for … Continue reading