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A Stuga On the Cusp of the Orust Riviera, tucked away next to a hobbit hole in the woods.

The Bridal Wreath  - Sigrid Undset I have tried to open this up several times and have cast it to one side everytime. This time around though I am reading with Wanda and Hayes so I should be compelled to get further than the first 20 pages. Our groupette is here, not sure why it has to be invite only, however it will suit to cover any embarrassing gaffs: http://www.goodreads.com/group/show/47713.Kristin_LavransdatterAnyhows schmenyhowz, my gaff #1 = this is only part 1 *palm to head then slowly shake from side to side* What a dork, Mork; What a dick, VicPART ONEJÖRUNGAARDWhen the lands and goods of Ivar Gjesling the younger, of Sundbu, were divided after his death in 1306, his lands in Sil of Gudbrandsdal fell to his daughter Ragnfrid and her husband Lavrans Björgulfsön.And that closing line: And so they sat on, motionless, speaking no word more.