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Old 03-27-2007, 12:34 PM   #26
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Originally Posted by Pavlos
I disagree. While I think Wodehouse was a talented writer... I believe George Orwell has the one up on him.
Orwell is undoubtedly a great storyteller, a great intelligence, and a talented writer, but his use of language is simply not in the same league as Wodehouse - the use of metaphor, simile, and other parabole is where Wodehouse reigns supreme, and reigns alone, IMO.
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That's what Control said.
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