© 2015 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

by

Laurence Sterne

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 8, Chapter 31 Summary

  • Mr. Shandy has a habit of saying "ass" when he means "passion." Big difference. A hobby-horse is a friendly sort of beast, while an ass is just the worst.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement
Noodle's College Search
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement