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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 6, Chapter 22

By Laurence Sterne

Book 6, Chapter 22

  • Toby got his battle news from newspapers, and Trim changed the setup according to whatever was reported. This went on for years, as the setup got more and more elaborate. Only Toby's good nature made it anything but ridiculous (and it still sounds pretty out-there).