Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Enmity pencil in Franzen's Corrections



Something as daily and friendly as a pencil still occupied the random spot on the workbench where Alfred had laid it in a different decade; the passage of so many years imbued the pencil with a kind of enmity.

Jonathan Franzen, The Corrections, 2001

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  1. Being a student I can relate so many memories with pencil as it is one of the most used thing of my academic life. But this online education era has taken us apart from pencils. While taking the dissertation writing services for my help I was remembering that back in school we used to help each other with pencils and now everything has changed.

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