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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 9, Chapter 1

By Laurence Sterne

Book 9, Chapter 1

  • Tristram swears there was no way for him to get to Uncle Toby's love affair until just now, when his mother's curiosity sends her to peep at them through the key-hole. Mr. Shandy and Mrs. Shandy join arms and head out to walk around the grounds.