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vickmeister made a comment about 5 hours ago
"A pleasant collection of short stories painting pictures of life in the south. Nothing remarkable but some entertaining moments. Maybe I would have appreciated it more if I were a Southerner." Permalink
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vickmeister made a comment Jun 14 2021
"John Tursi grew up poor and hungry in a tough neighborhood in Brooklyn, where beatings were the norm and mafia influence infiltrated every aspect of life. After his mother's death, John and his siblings near starvation under their father's inadequ..." Permalink
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vickmeister made a comment Jun 02 2021
"Normally I love all kinds of memoirs but I lost interest early on with this and got so bored I gave up. I agree with the comment below about it being "overwritten." It seemed like each flowery line was an overwrought metaphor overflowing with adje..." Permalink
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