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AlexClermont

Member since August 26, 2011

ABOUT ME

Right now, I'm reading:
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

In bed I like to read:
Comics

My favorite story of all time is:
1984

Besides SMITH, I read stories at:
My blog at AlexClermont.WordPress.com. I'm cool... just like you :)

If you were to throw up your hands in exasperation and yell "it's the story of my life," what would you be talking about?
A story in which a person falls in love and regrets it afterwards.

AlexClermont’s Latest Memoir of 26

“I wanted to hold her forever.”

 
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