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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 8, Chapter 22

By Laurence Sterne

Book 8, Chapter 22

  • They were alone in the house when the woman came in to rub his leg. She rubbed with first one finger and then the other, and then her whole hand and Toby found himself falling in love with her. His passion rises, he grabs her hand and—
  • Kisses it? asks Toby.