Scurrie - 2013-08-19 I have tried and failed to read this. Twice. I can't even explain why, I just get to about page 40 and stop caring.
cognitivedissonance - 2013-08-19 As soon as he switched to play-dialogue, he loses me. I trudged through it. I am proud to say that I have the Heroes Of Modern Literature merit badge, having slogged through "Ulysses", "The Magic Mountain" by Thomas Mann and "Swann's Way" by Marcel Proust.
Actually, I'm not proud to say that. Why the hell did I type that, now I look like a total douchebag.
Why the hell am I clicking the "submit" button? OH DEAR GOD I'M A DOUCHEBAG AND I CAN'T HELP MYSELF.
oswaldtheluckyrabbit - 2013-08-19 I thought all 5000+ pages of In Search of Lost Time were much less difficult than 700 pages of Ulysses
Paracelsus - 2013-08-20 At least they're not calling it 'Remembrance of Things Past' anymore, how lame
poorwill - 2013-08-20 Its really great on audiobook.
Mister Yuck - 2013-08-21 No one has actually read Ulysses. Everyone gets about 40 pages in and gives up. Some people lie about it though.