Tag Archives: Victor Hugo

The Man who Laughs Part II: Book I: Chapter 6-8

Part II:  Book I: The Everlasting Presence of the Past Part II:  Book I: Chapter 6: Barkilphedro Ok, I’m REALLY disappointed that Barkiphedro isn’t a puppy-dog. Instead he is old guy who is a spy for Queen Anne on her … Continue reading

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The Man who Laughs Part II: Book I: Chapter 1-5

Part II: Book I: The Everlasting Presence of the Past Part II: Book I; Chapter 1: Lord Clancharlie Part II: Book I; Chapter 2: Lord David Dirry-Moir Part II: Book I; Chapter 3: The Duchess Josiana Part II: Book I; … Continue reading

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The Man who Laughs Book 3, Chapters 4-6

Book 3: The Child in the Shadow Book 3, Chapter 4, Another Form of Desert Ten-Year-old-Nameless-Boy and Little Girl turn out to be in Weymouth. He is still cold and hungry and can’t find any help. He considers just giving … Continue reading

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The Man who Laughs Book 3, Chapters 1-3

Book 3: The Child in the Shadow We did it, cheers to Book 3, here’s hoping it’s better that Book Ocean is Scary Three. Also the title of this book reminds of the title of Hedgehog in the Fog, but … Continue reading

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The Man who Laughs Book 2, Chapters 14-18

Book 2: The Hooker At Sea I gotta learn Roman Numerals……….if there isn’t a Final Fantasy number to it, I don’t know it and even then. Book 2, Chapter 14; Ortach Ok, I was kind of wrong with my guess … Continue reading

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The Man who Laughs Book 2, Chapter 5-8

Book 2: The Hooker At Sea Yup still snowing, though to be honest I’m writing this post on the same day as the last Man who Laughs post. High-Five for scheduling posts. (Though it probably is also snowing today.) Book … Continue reading

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The Man who Laughs Book 2, Chapter 1-4

Book 2: The Hooker At Sea I know it’s a boat but I have to giggle at that title. And I’m REALLY starting to doubt my ability to blog about this book. Book 2, Chapter 1; Superhuman Laws So if … Continue reading

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The Man who Laughs Book 1, Chapters 5-7

Book 1; Night Not as Black as Man Book 1, Chapter 5; The Tree of Human Invention So our new friend, ten year old nameless boy, what a lovely name, comes upon a corpse in a tree. Isn’t that nice? … Continue reading

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The Man who Laughs Book 1, Chapters 1-4

Book 1; Night Not as Black as Man Book 1, Chapter 1; Portland Bill Classic Victor Hugo long descriptions here. Not going to lie, it took my a while to get through this chapter. Like so long that I don’t … Continue reading

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Another Preliminary Chapter: The Comprachicos

The next chapter is more preliminary parts about the Comprachicos. Comprachicos are child-buyers. This term was coined by Victor Hugo. The Comprachicos also disfigure the children. They whole thing is very cruel but this all set-up for understand the character. … Continue reading

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