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The Reckoning
The Reckoning | Edith Wharton
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There had been no scandal connected with the divorce: neither side had accused the other of the offence euphemistically described as "statutory." The Arments had indeed been obliged to transfer their allegiance to a State which recognized desertion as a cause for divorce, and construed the term so liberally that the seeds of desertion were shown to exist in every union.
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Tanisha_A
The Reckoning | Edith Wharton
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Certainly doesn't sound like #afairytaleofNY. #winterwonderland @TrishB @Cinfhen

Thank you @batsy, I am going to read it now. Edith! ♥️

batsy I hope it's a good read ❤️ 11mo
TrishB Enjoy 👍🏻 11mo
Cinfhen I feel like @Cathythoughts just read this🤷‍♀️ its meant to be very good 11mo
Cathythoughts @Cinfhen I did read The Age of Innocence & The House of Mirth this past year ( thanks to Litsy Littens) LOVED both. I havnt read this one though... keep us posted Tanisha 👍🏻♥️ 11mo
Tanisha_A @Cathythoughts I loved reading The Age of Innocence too. Yes, will keep y'all posted @Cinfhen. 11mo
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Tanisha_A
The Reckoning | Edith Wharton
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A lovely person called @batsy has sent these awesome goodies to me. Garfield is so funny, I will certainly have laugh out loud moments while perusing it. And yay, another Edith Wharton! I am loving her writing in The Age of Innocence. That cover of AAIW is simply superb! The postcard is cute, hello to Malaysia (I hope to visit someday), and I am going to use the little diary soonly soon! Merci beaucoup, mon chéri! 💜

TrishB Lovely 💕 14mo
batsy Excellent, so glad you got it! ❤️ 14mo
Tanisha_A @TrishB I love it all! 😊 14mo
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Tanisha_A @batsy Tonight's bedtime reading is the Garfield book. Thankeeee! 💌 14mo
rohit-sawant That's wonderful! 14mo
readordierachel Lovely! 14mo
Tanisha_A @rohit-sawant @readordierachel Yess! Made me so happy! 😁 14mo
batsy Yay! I love the comic panels you post here and figured Garfield might be just the ticket after a long day at work 😁 13mo
batsy Also love that we both had the idea to send the Penguin black minis 🖤 13mo
Tanisha_A @batsy Aw! Work's been hectic and not cool, this certainly helps! You are the best. And, about the little black Penguins, that was our telepathy again! Haha! 💌 13mo
BiblioLitten And will you look at those cute elephant cushions🤗😍 13mo
Tanisha_A @BiblioLitten Yess! A gift from a friend. 🐘 13mo
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Brie
The Reckoning | Edith Wharton
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"If marriage was the slow life-long acquittal of a debt contracted in ignorance, then marriage was a crime against human nature."

Wharton dissects an unconventional marriage and a lonely widow with tragic results in these short stories.

LeahBergen I love Wharton. ❤️ 2y
Brie @LeahBergen Me too 2y
batsy Joining in on the Wharton love. I should read more of her short stories. 2y
Brie @batsy This is the first time I've read her short stories but I want to read more too. So far I've only read her novels. 2y
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