Mon, 1 February 2010
Mon, Feb 1 2010
Mister Ron's Basement #1579
Our Monday novel serialization is Stephen Leacock's 1912 masterpiece, 'Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town.'
Every single chapter of this book is fabulous! If you haven't heard the first, second, and third Chapters yet, go back and listen to them first.
You'll find them in the Stephen Leacock Index below.
Today, in Chapter Four, we take a close look at 'The Ministrations of the Rev. Mr. Drone.'
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Time: approx thirty-four minutes
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