Wharton is best known for her Pulitzer-winning The Age of Innocence, but I've always been a The House of Mirth girl. Seriously, it's one of my desert island books. I should probably add The Age of Innocence to my endless list of books I want to read and need to get to. None of which has nothing to do with this being great advice.
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