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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 7, Chapter 16

By Laurence Sterne

Book 7, Chapter 16

  • One of the most irritating things about traveling is that even if you want to ignore the scenery and sleep you can't, because you have to stop to change horses every few miles. Despite Tristram's best efforts, he saw everything at Chantilly. He also managed to get through St. Denis without incident.