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22 January 2013
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18 January 2013
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Here is a mood index chart for Les Misérables. Red indicates negative emotions. There is a reason miserable is in the title.

Here is a mood index chart for Les Misérables. Red indicates negative emotions. There is a reason miserable is in the title.

18 January 2013
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The power of a glance has been so much abused in love stories, that it has come to be disbelieved in. Few people dare now to say that two beings have fallen in love because they have looked at each other. Yet it is in this way that love begins, and in this way only.

— Victor Hugo, Les Misérables (via kumaoso)
23 December 2012
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Les Misérables, Victor Hugo

Vol 4, Book 12

07 December 2012
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Les Misérables, Victor Hugo

Vol 5, Book 5

01 October 2012
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“To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.” -Victor Hugo, Les Miserables

justswallowthemoon:

“To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.” -Victor Hugo, Les Miserables

07 September 2012
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Can I condemn this man to slaveryPretend I do not feel his agonyThis innocent who bears my faceWho goes to judgement in my placeWho am I?
- Les Miserables

Can I condemn this man to slavery
Pretend I do not feel his agony
This innocent who bears my face
Who goes to judgement in my place
Who am I?

- Les Miserables

03 July 2012
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The power of a glance has been so much abused in love stories, that it has come to be disbelieved in. Few people dare now to say that two beings have fallen in love because they have looked at each other. Yet it is in this way that love begins, and in this way only.

— Victor Hugo, Les Misérables (via itsfromabook)
28 June 2012
13 June 2012
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10 June 2012

The quantity of civilization is measured by the quality of imagination.

— Victor Hugo, Les Misérables
10 June 2012

To love or have loved, that is enough. Ask nothing further. There is no other pearl to be found in the dark folds of life.

— Victor Hugo, Les Misérables
18 September 2011

We should judge a man much more surely from what he dreams than from what he thinks.

Les Miserables, Victor Hugo