Exert from a sentimental journey

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Title

Exert from a sentimental journey

Subject

Yorricks perception of women

Description

Yorrick uses the word reckoning which is both a reference to atonement to god or person of higher rank, and sports where "out of the reckoning" means lost the chance to win.

Creator

Laurence Sterne

Source

A SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY
THROUGH FRANCE AND
ITALY

Publisher

The Floating Press

Date

1892

Contributor

Michael Einhorn

Rights

Public domain

Format

Text

Language

English

Type

Novel

Identifier

Laurence Sterne Sentimental Journey Reckoning

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Text

I had counted twenty pulsations, and was going on fast towards
the fortieth, when her husband, coming unexpected from a back
parlour into the shop, put me a little out of my reckoning.

Original Format

Book

Citation

Laurence Sterne, “Exert from a sentimental journey,” Enlightenmens, accessed July 5, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/871.

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