- The Rector
I do so enjoy a Trollope. Barchester Towers is my favourite, for it is this novel that introduces us to the very definition of obsequiousness that was the Reverend Obadiah Slope, Chaplain to the Lord Bishop of Barchester. Happily, today's epistle was the text chosen by Mr Slope for his first sermon in Barchester cathedral. Trollope gives us a wonderful account of how it went:
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