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Lemony Snicket

A Series of Unfortunate Events 1: The Bad Beginning

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  • Sashahas quoted7 years ago
    You may spend the rest of your life believing that the Baudelaires triumphed over Count Olaf and lived the rest of their lives in the house and library of Justice Strauss, but that is not how the story goes.
  • Sashahas quoted7 years ago
    If you are interested in stories with happy endings, you would be better off reading some other book. In this book, not only is there no happy ending, there is no happy beginning and very few happy things in the middle.
  • Louveteauhas quoted9 years ago
    To Beatrice— darling, dearest, dead,
  • Amerahas quoted4 years ago
    Sometimes, just saying that you hate something, and having someone agree with you, can make you feel better about a terrible situation.
  • Sashahas quoted7 years ago
    I am certain that over the course of your own life, you have noticed that people’s rooms reflect their personalities. In my room, for instance, I have gathered a collection of objects that are important to me, including a dusty accordion on which I can play a few sad songs, a large bundle of notes on the activities of the Baudelaire orphans, and a blurry photograph, taken a very long time ago, of a woman whose name is Beatrice.
  • Sashahas quoted7 years ago
    There are many, many types of books in the world, which makes good sense, because there are many, many types of people, and everybody wants to read something different. For instance, people who hate stories in which terrible things happen to small children should put this book down immediately
  • Chibahas quoted7 years ago
    But the children knew, as I’m sure you know, that the worst surroundings in the world can be tolerated if the people in them are interesting and kind.
  • Louveteauhas quoted9 years ago
    If you have ever lost someone very important to you, then you already know how it feels, and if you haven’t, you cannot possibly imagine it.
  • Petroponahas quoted3 months ago
    The Marvelous Marriage
  • Petroponahas quoted3 months ago
    describe somebody who
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