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The Worst Novel I've Ever Read: Samuel Richardson's "Pamela" (1740)

This post is written tongue-in-cheek (although, in truth, I really do not wish to ever revisit the works of Samuel Richardson ever again!)

I feel bad writing about something like this, like I’m betraying my eighteenth-century roots. 976 more words

18th Century

'Pamela' and the Off-side Rule have more in common than you'd think.

I’m still ploughing my way through Samuel Richardson’s Pamela’ and things are hotting up. With her virtue still miraculously intact, Pamela is finally allowed to escape the wandering hands and ruinous intent of her master, Mr B. 764 more words

Book Review

two words...

two words…

ivy goodness.

on my walk
this morning
in tangletown.

i call it the ivy house.

from the book walking medicine lake…

two words… by Pamela Fillhouer · 365 Project.

Medicine Lake



and grasses
down at the lake.

I took a little walk to the lake for the 1st time in awhile this morning.

from the book walking medicine lake….

weeds… by Pamela Fillhouer · 365 Project.

Medicine Lake

Joseph Andrews

“I care not a Fig, no not a Fart” -Lady Booby in Fielding’s Joseph Andrews

Henry Fielding’s second novel after Shamela was Joseph Andrews. You would expect him to move on after Shamela, which was a parody of Richardson’s book (see…

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Book Review

#Cityshow "Thot Royalty" You Will Never Guess Who Can Now Call Themselves!!

Pamela Anderson was down on both knees last night … and it was an honor.

The former Baywatch star was in Genoa, Italy where she was officially named “Countessa de’ Gigli.” Anderson was honored for her work protecting marine life. 55 more words

News & Gossip

Note to my 17-year old self

I will soon turn 27, a number I have always seen as a milestone. When younger, adults made it seem like a magic number, as if you would turn 27 and suddenly be ‘al dente’, successful in all aspects of life. 862 more words