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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 4, Chapter 16

By Laurence Sterne

Book 4, Chapter 16

  • Mr. Shandy wants to see Trismegistus, but Susannah is freaking out upstairs. They ask what the matter is, and Susannah tells them: the boy's been named Tristram.
  • Mr. Shandy quite calmly and sweetly tells Toby to make his own tea.