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Chez Guevara
12-02-2006, 03:47 PM
No, really.

On a bookshelf just above this computer there is a seven volume set of In Search Of Lost Time which stares down at me reproachfully because I haven't read any of it yet. I know the first volume (Swann's Way) effectively kicks off when someone dips a madeleine in their tea and commences to look backwards in time. But what then? What is so special about this oeuvre? Has anyone here read it?

Why should I read Proust?

12-02-2006, 04:06 PM
Proust in his first book, wrote about, wrote about...

[Ding!] Start again.