Stop Lending Books to Me, I Beg You

Stop Lending Books to Me, I Beg You

Book Culture

I’m constantly borrowing books. From friends, boyfriends, family of friends, no one’s safe. I’ve borrowed two different books from the dude I’m seeing since we started seeing each other, A Day in the Life of a Smiling Woman and Contact, and I’ve started neither.   Imagine my childhood bedroom. Don’t be creepy about it, but imagine. One entire wall was comprised of bookshelves, full bookshelves, and they were well used and well loved. As I’ve gotten older, the frequency with which I read has deteriorated, but my passion lives strong.    Take, for example, my current line-up of borrowed books. A Day in the Life of a Smiling …