After being urged a number of months ago by several bloggers to read Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged I am finally, having the week off, getting around to reading it.
I am barely a quarter of the way through the book and I am finding it very hard going. Not because of the style of writing (I find it very close to Philip K. Dick, whose works I adore) but because some of the characters in it (particularly Jim Taggart) and the society it invokes make me so furious that I have to keep putting it down and going for a cigarette.


One response to “Finally

  1. Ha! Better get the missus to let your smoke in the house for this one occasion, ’cause it’s only going to get worse…

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