Back in AP English, which was the first time I was exposed to Faulkner's As I Lay Dying, me and my classmates had a running joke that the book should have been titled "As I Die Reading", for reasons (to be perfectly honest) I cannot truly recollect. Now that I am reading the book on my own schedule, I am truly loving this piece of literature. I cannot recall why I (or my classmates) found it so tumultuous because I am obsessed with Faulkner's writing style, plot lines and character development.
Pages Read: 151 (57.85%)
Opinion Thus Far: Fascinating. Simply, simply fascinating.