montymay is currently reading The Brothers Karamazov.
I’m 66 years old, male, from Guam. I’ve been a DailyLit member since March 21, 2009. My reading interests include law, computing, internet, and tennis.
- The Brothers Karamazov 52% complete
- The Critique of Practical Reason finished
- The Path of the Law finished
- The Sorrows of Young Werther finished
- 3 Short Reads by Edgar Allan Poe finished
- Speeches and Letters of Abraham Lincoln finished
- Two Years Before the Mast suspended
- Tao Te Ching suspended
- The House of Atreus suspended
Initial impression: a familiar, directness style. The depravity of Mitya's father and the neglect Mitya suffered by the pre-occupied adults who were responsible for his care. There is a moral point of view but an objective one as well.