The life of a scrivener can be a dull one. After all, your entire occupation has to do with the handwritten copying of law documents. But when Bartleby arrives, he turns the office upside down with the enigmatic phrase: “I prefer not to.”
Public Domain (P)2008 B.J. Harrison
A part-time buffoon and ersatz scholar specializing in BS, pedantry, schmaltz and cultural coprophagia.
This novella seems to anticipate both Kafka and reflect Dostoevsky. I would say more but I prefer not to.
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