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Can You Match These Famous Last Lines To The Book?

Who's last line is it, anyway?

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  1. 1. "So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past."

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    Moby Dick, Herman Melville
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    The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
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    The Old Man and the Sea, Ernest Hemingway
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    Master and Commander, Patrick O'Brian
  2. 2. "Don't ever tell anybody anything. If you do, you start missing everybody."

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    The Fault in Our Stars, John Green
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    The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins
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    Divergent, Veronica Roth
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    The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger
  3. 3. "He loved Big Brother."

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    Nineteen Eighty-Four, George Orwell
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    The Communist Manifesto, Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels
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    The Stranger, Albert Camus
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    The Crying of Lot 49, Thomas Pynchon
  4. 4. "He was soon borne away by the waves and lost in darkness and distance."

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    Heart of Darkness, Joseph Conrad
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    A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens
  5. 5. "He would be there all night, and he would be there when Jem waked up in the morning."

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    The Outsiders, S.E. Hinton
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    Life of Pi, Yann Martel
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    The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963, Christopher Paul Curtis
  6. 6. "Tomorrow, I'll think of some way to get him back. After all, tomorrow is another day."

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    Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte
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    Cold Mountain, Charles Frazier
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    Gone With the Wind, Margaret Mitchell
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    Little Women, Louisa May Alcott
  7. 7. "it is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known."

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    The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde
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    A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens
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    Life in the Iron Mills, Rebecca Harding Davis
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    Walden, Henry David Thoreau
  8. 8. "It's too late. At least on the edge of my town, among the garbage and the sunflowers of my town, it's much, much, much too late."

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    The Color Purple, Alice Walker
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    I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
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    August WIlson, Fences
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    The Bluest Eye, Toni Morrison
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  9. 9. "The eyes and faces all turned themselves toward me, an guiding myself by them, as by a magical thread, I stepped into the room."

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    To the Lighthouse, Virginia Woolf
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    Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn
  10. 10. "And the tree was happy."

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    Charlotte's Web, E.B. White
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    Magic Tree House series, Mary Pope Osborne
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    The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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    The Giving Tree, Shel Silverstein
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