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Arcadia

Arcadia

  

by Tom Stoppard

Analysis: Steaminess Rating

Exactly how steamy is this story?

PG-13

It seems like nearly everyone in Arcadia is thinking about having an affair, or about other people's affairs. But the most risqué bits are so witty, that unless you already know what they're talking about, you won't get it. And Septimus's all-too-exact definition of sexual congress smacks of sex ed.

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