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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 3, Chapter 7

By Laurence Sterne

Book 3, Chapter 7

  • Dr. Slop, meanwhile, is really laying into Obadiah. Why? The doofus went back for a bag of the good doctor's instruments, and tied it tightly to his body.
  • The jangle of instruments was so loud as he rode back that he couldn't even hear himself whistle. Keep reading on for the tale of Obadiah's stupidity…