Go tell the Spartans by Tom Nestor

By Tom Nestor

Tom Nestor’s memoir, a sequel to the easiest vendor The Keeper of Absalom’s Island, is determined in eire of the 19 fifties and sixties. A time whilst the govt. was once subservient to the church, cronyism used to be rife, and fifty thousand humans have been leaving the rustic each year. yet every little thing was once rosy the place Nestor grew up. It was once a rural Camelot, the place he ran loose, a wise sassy child with a nimble tongue. All that modified while he went clear of Camelot, first to a boarding tuition after which to paintings. rather than the being the prince of Camelot he now turns into the prince of mediocrity. the realm of labor used to be a ways faraway from the idyll he grew up in and he used to be out of his intensity. pass inform the Spartans is an account of his travails as he strives to manage and locate his ft. it's a vintage ceremony of passage story

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