Kids, reading, and "good" lit...

sheeyun at sheeyun at
Sat Aug 7 11:10:19 EDT 1999

jessie wrote: 

>  Howl's Moving Castle -- besides the problems of memory for non-protags, 
>  Sophie herself bears the responsibility for the situation she is in....

I believe that I understand what Howl meant when he remarked that Sophie was doing 
the oldifying spell to herself. It has always made me uncomfortable, however. 

Has anyone else felt this way? 

Mary Ann 

(I'm catching up gradually-- I was off getting married, honeymooning briefly, and then 
having net access problems of various sorts....) 

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