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The obvious evils of society remained and did not grow less , and reason seemed powerless to correct them , The appeal was therefore to the heart , to the feelings , which Sterne had so well shown how to touch , though Sterne's great ...
“ There seems to have been within him , " Douglas Hewitt has said , “ a continual war between the recognition of the ' heart of darkness ' and the desire to rest securely on unquestioned values . ” The latter won .
The fate of those who suffer from this condition is suggested in this passage from A Room with a View ( 1908 ) : She gave up trying to understand herself , and joined the vast armies of the benighted , who follow neither the heart nor ...
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Remember when literary critics read books and wrote about them? No? Well, I do now. He got a few things wrong - what did these people ever see in H.G. Wells? In Meredith? That they should be put next ... Read full review