Wednesday, 3 June 2009

Mistress's Sparrow

Repetto jazz shoes ❖ "My Mistress's Sparrow is Dead"by Jeffrey Eugenides

Today, I am reading this volume of love stories collected by the writer of The Virgin Suicides, Jeffrey Eugenides. They are a literary collection of short stories on the varying degrees of love. They remind us why love is good, bad and ugly... and why it is so important to have in your life. The collection of 26 stories are written within the last 120 years so although written in very different times, the essential elements of love remain the same.

5 comments:

  1. just popped by to say what a charming blog you have here :)
    fun and very pink :D
    and those purchases you made on your last post are fabulous.
    lots of love,
    nickyx x

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  2. ohh, I love the virgin suicides! I bet it's a great collection, I need to check it out.

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  3. What a lovely sounding collection of stories, I shall definitely have to hunt down a copy! I love the cover, it's so pretty :) Oh, and loving your shoes too!

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  4. nicky - thank you so much, i do love all things girly!

    lo & dk - i would definitely recommend it, not a light read but very enjoyable... my most comfortable shoes!

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  5. That sounds interesting, I'm going to have to read it!

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