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By a man's fingernails, by his coat-sleeve, by his boots, by his trouser-knees, by the calluses of his forefinger and thumb, by his expression, by his shirt-cuffs, by his movements - by each of these things a man's calling is plainly revealed. That a...
Photo by Ratta Pak @ 500px / CC BY 3.0 I know I haven't written anything specifically about Rowling or her books for a while so I decided it was time to return to my blog roots with this post. Rowl...
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