Study Guide

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman Book 9, Chapter 33

By Laurence Sterne

Book 9, Chapter 33

  • Mr. Shandy starts in on a speech about how passion should not be part of procreation when Obadiah barges in. He needs Mr. Shandy to know that the bull is super important. The whole company argues about it for a while, when Mrs. Shandy wonders what the heck this story is all about.
  • A Cock and a Bull, replies Yorick, And one of the best of its kind, I ever heard. (9.33.17).
  • Zing!