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"A CHRISTMAS CAROL" by Charles Dickens


But he was a tight-fisted hand at the grindstone, Scrooge! a squeezing, wrenching, grasping, scraping, clutching, covetous, old sinner! Hard and sharp as flint, from which no steel had ever struck out generous fire; secret, and self-contained, and solitary as an oyster. 155 more words


A Beginners Guide to Classic Movies

I have often found my friends and family are very resistant to the idea of watching old movies; why is that so? This question has been raised multiple times among friend groups and online forums. 656 more words


Something That Probably Shouldn't Be a First

I finished book #76 tonight and it was a classic that I probably should have read already, but it was never assigned and I’ve never been too focused on regional classics, plus I am the least informed about/interested in (no offense) the south. 566 more words


THE TEMPEST by William Shakespeare

by William Shakespeare

Source: Online
Paperback: 248 pages
Publisher: Oxford University Press (April 2008)

Adelaine Pek’s ratings: ♥ ♥ ♥ / 5 hearts… 919 more words


A Matter of Life and Death (1946)

3.5 out of 5 stars

Watching this classic more than half a decade later (for the first time on screen), it’s obvious that its visual and conceptual creativity are way ahead of its time. 67 more words


The War of the Worlds by HG Wells

The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Originally published September 9th, 2012
Much darker than I was expecting it to be. 53 more words