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    timothyjuddviolin timothyjuddviolin 36-40 Jun 10, 2012

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    Interesting

    I don't read as much as I used to. But I do like reading classic Greek literature, especially Homer's works.
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 2, 2011

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    The Best Literature

    I love the classics- especially French ones. I'm reading Madame Bovary right now and I can't put it down!!
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 6 Responses Feb 18, 2011

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    Love "The Aeneid"

    This epic touched me much more deeply than either of Homer's. Perhaps because it was a written work, instead of beginning in oral traditions, it seems more poetic, more graceful. My favorite part is the story of Dido and Aeneas. It's so sad, but lovely at the same time--the...
    BookNerd BookNerd 22-25, F Feb 26, 2008

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    I'm a classically trained violinist, so loving classical music is logical. I've played since age 8 and I'm 35 now. Studied at the Conservatory of Music and I am a instrumental...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 15

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    Its called In Search of Lost Time, the 6 volume Modern Library edition. For over decade i had only read the first volume called Swann's Way, but a few days ago decided to do the...
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    Okay, prepare for a huge experience, a novella worth. So I'm blind. Yeah it sucks sometimes, especially when playing video games. Gosh I wanna play Chrono Trigger so freaking bad...
    devinprater devinprater 18-21, M Jul 29

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    I love reading and relating my present situation to different works of literature. I'm sure lots of people here read "The Catcher in the Rye" by JD Salinger. Did someone who is...
    bettyajz bettyajz 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    The EP commandments for a3s1r (Addendums as needed) First of all, Hi and thanks for looking at my page  I love being on EP where I meet so many interesting people, thank you...
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    I am a big fan of Les Miserables from Victor Hugo and The Count of Monte-Cristo from Alexandre Dumas. I literally spend most of my summer days reading these. I appreciate Hugo's...
    loveVictorandDumas loveVictorandDumas 16-17, F a week ago

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    From a very young age I like, no I love classical music. For example music by Beethoven (the 9th Symphony), or Rossini (Figaro). Or the fairytale in Music by Prokoviev: Peter and...
    Photosebastian Photosebastian 41-45, M Aug 6

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    Literature is what I excel at, of course, but science is important too. It's important to know and understand the world we live in, as well as ask questions about it.
    dinosaurs24 dinosaurs24 16-17, F Aug 13

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    One of the great discoveries for me and my husband in the realm of classical music (which we both love) was the playing of the Canadian pianist Glenn Gould, especially Bach. His...
    Jilly53 Jilly53 56-60, F Aug 14

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    Hopefully one day get a phd in English literature and become a teacher or a professor :)
    morticiamortal morticiamortal 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    Does anyone else listen to classical music on a daily basis or is it just me? Lol. Camille Saint-Saens and Dvorak are my favorites by the way.
    OutOfSight23 OutOfSight23 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 20

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    Thumbelina drew back the pink and cerise shower curtain and stepped into the middle of our motel room. She was wearing a red silk kimono and white slippers and was putting on what...
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    When you terminate your getaway scheduling or opera scheduling, we can't refund the opera ticket. From the party of a effectiveness remaining cancelled due to inadequate weather...
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    Keniaga838 Keniaga838 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Displeased with erotic "literature" I've begun to write my own.
    anhonestmouse anhonestmouse 31-35, F 17 hrs ago

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    Finally found an online pdf file that lets me read The Shining.. Yay! Keeps mind busy!
    Elleshore81 Elleshore81 31-35, F 5 hrs ago

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    Aaaaaaaddddddddddmmmmm but i just want u to know had sparked my interest. Good bye honey!!!! Wishing u all the best and pls keep urself busy. (Oh how i wish u will read this...
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    ::nineteen-twenty-one::haven't read it yet~ http://kissmanga.com/Manga/Nineteen-Twenty-One/1?id=66371
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    Reading is my absolute life and passion. I believe that I would be a shell of person without books. They have been the building blocks of knowledge and imagination for thousands of...
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    The Perks of Being a Wallflower... It's an amazing book. Chapters are letter wise. And it brings back many memories. This books is very important to me. It's the first book I read...
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    I believe in love and could have posted this under that, but the real experience I'm having now is understanding why I am not ready for love. How do I know I'm not ready? That is...
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    "History is a tangled skein that one may take up at any point, and break when one has unravelled enough." Henry Adams We all have been taught reading history is good for all of...
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    This is the new and improved version of this story. I would have just edited the existing one, but it constantly set off the wonderful EP filters for some reason. I have thought on...
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    I am reading The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett. I feel like I am a bit old for it and felt pressured into reading it from my Grandparents and the woman at church who...
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    I like to read, just as the title of this group says. The thing is it seems like I don't know any men, at least men my age who enjoys reading, or at least they don't talk about it...
    bikeriam bikeriam 51-55, M 5 Responses Aug 4

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    I am 16 and I just finished reading The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett. When I started I felt like I am a bit old for it and felt pressured into reading it from my...
    kanadiankitty kanadiankitty 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I love to read :) any type of books fiction non fiction harry potter, lord of the rings (didnt know those were based on a actual book/just watch the movies) twilight I read 1-3...
    Xxchristinx18 Xxchristinx18 18-21, F Aug 17

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    The following has been written as of the evening of 8 22 2014 at 11:16 PM Central Time in my home in Wisconsin Rapids. On June 17, 2014 I just finished reading the 358-page...
    wombat456 wombat456 41-45, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I live taking a book and reading the words , allowing myself to be emerged in words and imagination of the story . There is nothing like reading the pages and turning the page...
    jakey40 jakey40 36-40, M Aug 2

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    I'm ready because my summer has been okay but not really, an plus ready to meet new people an make new friends. An ready to do sports after school activities too. An maybe join...
    deniokey deniokey 16-17, F Aug 11

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    I read my horoscope regularly! I think it is really interesting how each day has a specific different description for each star sign! Most of the time it is right!I read mine at...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    First off, thank you for taking the time out of your busy EP schedule to read my profile.I always appreciate it when people read what I have written and comment.I am on EP to...
    SwanSongRebeL SwanSongRebeL 36-40, F 11 Responses Aug 14

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    Always been a big reader, ever since I was little. I remember reading adult books (Michael Crichton, Tom Clancy, etc.) by the time I was 12. Librarians in the public library would...
    StandardUs3rnam3 StandardUs3rnam3 31-35, M Aug 15

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    I used to read a lot in middle school and the ones I read most during those times were the Harry Potter series and just novels that schools required all through high school. I now...
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I don't know how not to be. Comprehending the words at high speeds simply doesn't happy for me. My friend can read a 700 page book in about three hours if she doesn't stop. 350-400...
    Twichl Twichl 18-21, F Aug 17

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    I love reading! All types of books but there are some that you read that just draw you in. You become do absorbed in it that it feels like you coming up for air when you stop...
    Nuovinzi Nuovinzi 41-45, F 1 day ago

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    I have two spreadsheets. I'm far from anal. It's just easier to keep track of things on my computer. One list is for library audio books that are in a series, and which library...
    debbiedee623 debbiedee623 51-55, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I absolutely love to read. It keeps you away from the real world an brings you to the book. I love to get to know the characters. I have over 800 books in my library and read...
    BookWorm333 BookWorm333 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 31

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    Just The First Book I don't think I'll be reading the rest of the series. I only read it because I found it in my best friend Nora's room & decided to read it, but it took me...
    deadmoon deadmoon 18-21, F Aug 6

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    I read the Hobbit as a teenager and I loved it. But it was years later when I read The Lord of the Rings books. When I heard they were making them into movies I wanted to read them...
    MonkeyButler25 MonkeyButler25 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    I'm reading Gone Girl I read a little bit of the beginning I know I'll eventually read the whole book hopefully lol
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F Aug 8

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    I read the first 4 two years ago now I feel like reading them again, before I attempt to read the last 3
    Melonfriends Melonfriends 13-15, F Aug 10

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