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Literary Ambitions

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In Martin Amis' opinion, Pride and Prejudice would be improved by a "twenty-page sex scene featuring the two principals, with Mr. Darcy, furthermore, acquitting himself uncommonly well." (As if that's in question.) [USA Today]

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gherkinfiend
gherkinfiend

For me the only thing that could improve any work by Jane Austen, but especially Pride and Prejudice is throwing said books in the bin...