I am doing something perhaps unwise. I am reading Les Miserables again. I
The last time I read it it was 20 years ago. it ate my life for six months. I finished it within the first week but I kept going back, it is a book that hurts, but it is sublime too, and there is just so much there.
Strangely I was not most struck by the barricade boys. I never shipped anyone from it. I just loved the book to distraction.
So we shall see how it strikes me now. I will let you all know.