commit multiple holdups and shootings.
Bank managers with spotless records going back twenty years
are found out to be long-term embezzlers.
And successful and popular and supposedly happy novelists
get drunk and put their wives in the hospital.
We know damn little about what makes
even our best friends tick. Raymond Chandler The Long Goodbye 1953
A: Excellent. I intend to read it again. B: Good. I might read it again. C: So-so. I didn't mind reading it. D: Bad. I resented reading it. F: Atrocious. I finished it only because I'm compulsive that way.