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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 7, Chapter 19

By Laurence Sterne

Book 7, Chapter 19

  • Tristram now thinks about spleen (what we'd call irritability). It's the best way to travel, he says, although it's given him really bad diarrhea. Thanks for the discretion, Tristram.
  • No time to write moreā€”he's off to Fontainebleau.