middlebrow novels, british countrysides, barbara pym, and mourning.
Amazon is killing Book Depository?! Oh no! 💔 At least we'll always have Half Price Books.
This is beautiful and I relate so hard to your thoughts on mourning people we've never met. I burst into tears when I found out Joan Didion had died, which sorta took me by surprise at the time but in retrospect makes a kind of sense -- especially when we've spent so much time with a particular person's work!