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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 5, Chapter 23

By Laurence Sterne

Book 5, Chapter 23

  • The company storms the Shandy house. Yorick and Toby lead, Trim follows, and Susannah brings up the rear. Trim wishes he had cut off the church spout instead of the sash, but Yorick informs him he's cut off enough spouts. Zing.