Back then, there was no such thing yet invented as a waterbed…
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The attorney lowballs Copperfield for his caul!
Later on, Copperfield will become apprentice to some attorneys (kind of like going to law school..) and they will totally fuck him over too…
A piece of membrane that can cover a newborn’s head and face.
Sailors consider these thingies good luck to have onboard (it will protect the ship as it protects the infant…) — the caul offers protection from drowning is the myth
In The Catcher in the Rye, Holden Caulfield’s name is inspired by this detail
On Yom Kippur, there is a portion of the service where all but the Cohens have to close their eyes and the Cohens see ghosts and spirits
You can tell that David Copperfield is an autobiography because:
D.C. is the inverse of C.D. (Charles Dickens)
In the preface to the 1867 edition, Dickens wrote, “like many fond parents, I have in my heart of hearts a favourite child. And his name is David Copperfield.”
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This poem was written during the Vietnam war (napalm, etc…)
MABOO: most emotional moment of the year for me was SuperflyRonald reading Momilli’s lovely poem A$AP Ferg at our November reading
MABOO: WorseisBeta lookin str8 ALPHA! His glasses are sooo geeked up I love it….