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By Truman Capote

In this seductive, wistful masterpiece, Truman Capote created a girl whose identify has entered the yank idiom and whose type is part of the literary panorama. Holly Golightly is aware that not anything undesirable can ever take place to you at Tiffany's; her poignancy, wit, and naïveté proceed to charm.

This quantity additionally contains 3 of Capote's best-known tales, “House of Flowers,” “A Diamond Guitar,” and “A Christmas Memory,” which the Saturday Review known as “one of the main relocating tales in our language.” it's a story of 2 innocents—a small boy and the previous lady who's his top friend—whose sweetness incorporates a not easy, sharp kernel of truth.

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Moveor his rebus omnibus, sed in eam partem uti salvi sint vobiscum ornnes, etiam si me vis aliqua oppresserit, potius quam et illi et nos una rei publicae peste pereamus. [4] Qua re, patres conscripti, incumbite ad salutem rei publicae, circumspicite omnis procellas quae impendent nisi providetis. Non Ti. Gracchus quod iterum tribunus plebis fieri voluit, non C. Gracchus quod agrarios concitare conatus est, non L. Saturninus quod C. Memmium occidit, in discrimen aliquod atque in vestrae severitatis iudicium adducitur: tenentur ei qui ad urbis incendium, ad vestram omnium caedem, ad Catilinam accipiendum Romae restiterunt.

Volturcium, atque huic esse ad Catilinam datas litteras, facultatem rnihi oblatam putavi ut (quod erat difficillimum quodque ego semper optabam ab dis immortalibus) tota res non solum a me sed etiam a senatu et a vobis manifesto deprenderetur. [5] Itaque hesterno die L. Flaccum et C. Pomptinum praetores, fortissimos atque amantissimos rei publicae viros, ad me vocavi, rem exposui, quid fieri placeret ostendi. Illi autem, qui omnia de re publica praeclara atque egregia sentirent, sine recusatione ac sine ulla mora negotium susceperunt et, cum advesperasceret, occulte ad pontem Mulvium pervenerunt atque ibi in proximis villis ita bipertito fuerunt ut Tiberis inter eos et pons interesset.

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