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Addiction and Obsession, Two Sides of the Same Coin

“As are tattoos. Almost always gotten on impulse, tattoos are vividly, chillingly permanent. The shopworn ‘Act in Haste, Repent at Leisure’ would seem to have been almost custom-designed for the case of tattoos. For a while, the new resident Tiny … Continue reading

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The “Hole Punch”

Someone asked last class what the deal is with that weird circle illustration that begins quite a few sections in the novel. As of our reading due Tuesday, this “hole punch” (as referred to in class) will have appeared on pages 3,17, … Continue reading

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