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  The Chatter Box : Blathering On
Hemingways Chair by thebookworm on 12 April 2003 5:20pm
Ive just finished reading Palins novel Hemingways Chair,And being a postman I felt that the main character was believable.Michael captured the struggles within the Royal Mail really well(especially cutting the breaks).Being used to reading Michaels travel adventures I was quite shocked to read his steamy interludes...David..
Re: Hemingways Chair by MissTrixiB on 12 April 2003 6:09pm
I was wondering how long it would take before you read the book (being a postman yourself). I was a little surprised by the 'steamy interludes' myself. It was a little difficult to transition from his style of writing in his travelogues to his fiction. Had to read it a second time before I really appreciated the book for what it is. There's a friend of mine that went along to one of the booksignings, and ended up buying the book. He wasn't a Palin fan, just went to his talk to 'hang out' till I was done. I'm very curious to see what HIS opinion is of the book. I shall soon find out.
Re: Hemingways Chair by pandk2 on 12 April 2003 6:52pm
It was a very good read I thought...Michael should turn his hand to another novel, in his spare time..if he ever gets any!
Man of many talents our Michael!

Re: Hemingways Chair by Annemarie on 13 April 2003 1:10am
Ok, you've peaked my interest, what do you mean by "steamy interludes" I haven't started reading it yet, but I want to be prepaired! lol :)

~Anne Marie (and her silly questions)
Re: Hemingways Chair by fattcslim on 13 April 2003 1:58am
pwooooooooor go on michael my son
Re: Hemingways Chair by Rusted on 13 April 2003 10:35am
That's "piqued my interest", Anne Marie! ;O) (The English major at work, I'm terribly sorry!)

As far as "steamy interludes", well...take a wild guess. LOL!

Re: Hemingways Chair by Annemarie on 14 April 2003 5:10am
LOL, ok, Thanks Mary. And sorry about my horrible spelling!! :)

-Anne Marie
Re: Hemingways Chair by Gypsy on 14 April 2003 7:39pm
So far I only made it about as far as page 28, I think. No steamy interludes yet here...

Re: Hemingways Chair by pandk2 on 15 April 2003 6:53am
Keep readin' Jessi!
Re: Hemingways Chair by Gypsy on 15 April 2003 6:58am
Oh I will! Wait...what am I doing here?? I could be reading...


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