Graves style is a bit different and a found the reading slow but never laborious. It was almost like a technical book you had to catch every sentence, almost every word or be lost—primarily because of the large amount of people in the story—all related—About half-way through I almost tore my hair in despair—He's a son of him who adopted him from whatsis who had him by incest with whosis who was married to somebody else It was good—I liked it—The [strikeout] crumbling of the Roman empire, the reasons are always interesting——I even took to reading the thing on jeeps while travelling to and from training areas—Again thank you——I've let three New Yorkers [Pile] up until I get done— We talked over the "Passionate Witch" and we decided that one could definitely recognize where Thorne Smith left off and