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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 9, Chapter 10

By Laurence Sterne

Book 9, Chapter 10

  • In their walk, Mr. and Mrs. Shandy have stopped directly opposite the Widow's house. They pause to see what's going on. Trim is telling his story, and Mr. Shandy is impatient. When he sees them turn away to march around the house, he gets really irritated.