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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 2, Chapter 10

By Laurence Sterne

Book 2, Chapter 10

  • Dr. Slop heads to Shandy Hall because he wants to check up on mama-to-be Mrs. Shandy.
  • But Mr. Shandy can't stop thinking about time, and Toby has begun a new train of associations brought on by the knock on the door (from Chapter VII) … as has our narrator.