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Tannat

Not so much a blog; just lots of books

Currently reading

A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century
Barbara W. Tuchman, Nadia May
Progress: 696/1718minutes
Conservation of Shadows
Yoon Ha Lee
Progress: 22%
Le premier jour
Marc Levy
Progress: 180/496pages
Moby-Dick: or, The Whale (Penguin Classics)
Herman Melville
Manifold: Time
Stephen Baxter, Chris Schluep
Progress: 99/480pages
The Long War
Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett
Progress: 68/501pages

Reading progress update: I've read 8% (2)

The Thin Man - Dashiell Hammett

She scowled at me. “And stop talking to me as if I was still twelve.”
“It’s not that,” I explained. “I’m getting tight.”

I feel I should point out, just in case anyone was unfamiliar with the term, that tight was slang for drunk back then. Because otherwise that line might read a bit weird...