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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 5, Chapter 10

By Laurence Sterne

Book 5, Chapter 10

  • Trim continues, but his speech isn't the same. Now it's full of battle words and much less affecting. Susannah and another servant, Jonathan, interrupt frequently.
  • They start talking about Toby, who mourned a whole month for Lieutenant Le Fever—whose story Trim is about to tell.