The 23 Most Unforgettable Last Sentences in Literature: Critical Linking, February 24, 2019

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Some of those great final lines remain markers of our favorite novels, holy relics of our most cherished reading experiences. Others enter into the language, take on a life of their own, and eclipse their source.

Here are 23 final lines that I have never forgotten.

What’s your favorite final line from literature? 

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Book lovers, we all know the feeling: our eyelids are growing heavy, our mind is getting fuzzy, we can feel the sleep coming. But we can’t go to sleep — not only because we need to keep reading, but also because we’re in the library! We can’t help but wish the library had a bed. Well, this one does!

For those bookish bucket lists!

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Fun.

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