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Review of Iris Murdoch’s Jackson’s Dilemma

Why all that about Jackson? I asked myself.  To establish him, of course, after a late entry, but would dinner guests spend all that time talking of a servant?  The host character is working on Heidegger who quotes from Heraclitus, … Continue reading

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Tim’s Party

Because I’d missed meeting John off the train, he’d the opportunity to ask my neighbour Diana for a cigarette and be told to fuck off. “Can’t a convict cadge a fag any more?” he complained, finding it difficult to take … Continue reading

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