Satire
epub |eng | 2019-06-23 | Author:Katie Henry

Fourteen TEEN MOVIES HAD led me to believe homecoming was about football and maybe a dance, but two years of real high school have clued me in: it’s Mardi Gras ...
( Category: Anxiety Disorders August 20,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Saad Z. Hossain

Chapter Ten: Garden of Ridiculous Demands Melek Ahmar sat in a very uncomfortable chair. Gurung had procured it from somewhere. It had great arms and a sprawling ornate back and ...
( Category: Satire August 17,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Roz Chast

Humming is hostile. Plan every detail of your dinner party months in advance. The table should be set days ahead of the event. If you run out of food at ...
( Category: United States August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-12-06 | Author:Robert Chandler

The Stone Flower Mramorskoye was not the only place renowned for its stoneworkers. They say that our towns too had their share of craftsmen. The only difference being that our ...
( Category: Russian August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Samuel Butler (1835-1902)

CHAPTER XLVII * * * Ernest returned to Cambridge for the May term of 1858, on the plea of reading for ordination, with which he was now face to face, ...
( Category: Victorian August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Charles Brockden Brown

* * * Chapter XVI. Here, my friend, thou must permit me to pause. The following incidents are of a kind to which the most ardent invention has never conceived ...
( Category: Classics August 7,2019 )
epub | | | Author:Walter Scott

* * * CHAPTER II . Oh, I'm come to the Low Country, Och, och, ohonochie, Without a penny in my pouch To buy a meal for me. I was ...
( Category: British & Irish August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 1994-08-05 | Author:Joseph Heller

19 MASSPOB “And what does a flying wing look like?” “Other flying wings,” Wintergreen interposed adroitly, with Milo struck dumb by a query he had not anticipated. “And what do ...
( Category: War August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Liz Astrof

Little Royalty * * * I stayed on the straight and narrow for a while after I was paroled from fat camp. Choosing fruits and vegetables, with proteins no bigger ...
( Category: Motherhood August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-02 | Author:Joanna Kavenna [Joanna Kavenna]

Later, Varley waited in the Boardroom for Guy, who was stuck in traffic. ‘We’re in China,’ said Sarah Coates. When Guy finally arrived, he said: ‘How have you been, Varley?’ ...
( Category: Satire August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 1999-01-01 | Author:Willa Cather [Cather, Willa]

A Wagner Matinée I RECEIVED one morning a letter, written in pale ink on glassy, blue-lined note-paper, and bearing the postmark of a little Nebraska village. This communication, worn and ...
( Category: Victorian August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-19 | Author:Fenris Wulf [Wulf, Fenris]

34. Deus ex Machina by BLENDERMAN OFFICIAL RECORD INDUSTRY RULES 1. If your playing isn’t good enough, or too good, it will be fixed in SonoViz. 2. The Assistant will ...
( Category: Dark Humor August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-02 | Author:Pablo Medina

They arrived well after the roosters had tired of crowing and the cows had been milked and the vendors had passed, hawking leftover fruit as they returned to their shacks ...
( Category: Satire August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-12-03 | Author:H G Wells [Wells, H G]

§3 Everyone seemed to understand. Nothing was said, nothing was explained; the merest touch of the eyes sufficed. As they clustered in the castle gateway, Coote, Kipps remembered afterwards, laid ...
( Category: Satire August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Chan Koonchung [Koonchung, Chan]

2 We’ve found a huge lorry loaded with dogs. Sixth ring road, Zhangjiawan Road section. Hebei R registration. It’s taken the Beijing–Harbin Expressway. Zi An, is Yang with you? Yang’s ...
( Category: Cultural Heritage August 3,2019 )