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Quite so, John. Thank you." "I mean I shouldn't be grabbing your chances,
because with my lack of experience I'm not very likely to . . ." "Say no more. That's
all I wanted to know." "I'm only putting in for it so as to show them I'm . . ." "All right
"I hope you don't resent my mentioning this, John." "No, of course not. You go
ahead." "Things have been rather on my mind." "Quite understandable."
Suddenly abandoning these vamp-till-ready gestures (which I thought sounded
much more ...
"John Lewis here," I said into it, feeling a bit queer. "Hallo? John?" Elizabeth's
voice said. I now felt as if a policeman had said to me: "John Aneurin Lewis, I
arrest you for the murder of Edna Davies," and wondered for a moment whether,
at the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nigeyb - LibraryThing
Very readable, albeit with an implausible upbeat ending. This book reminded me a bit of the John Updike Rabbit books. From what I recall, they also featured a central character who was unsure about ... Read full review
THAT UNCERTAIN FEELINGUser Review - Kirkus
A second book from one of the young English novelists (Lucky Jim was the first) continues his prodding of pomp and many circumstances, of upper class apings and ossified institutionalism. This takes ... Read full review