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A Correspondent’s Progress (3)

So I wrote this letter to the Times Literary Supplement, in May this year: Interesting that Gallipoli's black legend never goes away: comes to show the importance of shaping public perception pic.twitter.com/zyxj40cGX7 — David Román (@dromanber) May 22, 2016 Then, … Continue reading

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A Correspondent’s Progress (2)

In the second part of his memoirs, titled The Infernal Grove, Malcolm Muggeridge shows his hand early (by page 19, to be precise) by musing on that strange thing, innocence, which he calls “often a quality of worldly success, as … Continue reading

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A Correspondent’s Progress (1)

“So I began, and the words seemed to come of themselves; like lying as a child, or as a faithless lover; words pouring out of one in a circumstantially false explanation of some suspicious circumstance. The more glib, the greater … Continue reading

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