Mr. Gooley collects such things as engravings, woodcuts, recordings of
obscure choral works, and useless knowledge. He also gathers dust and
finds excuses not to work on an epic novel. He accumulates books,
woodworking tools, and experience.
Favorite Color: the blue-gray of a good stormcloud
Favorite Quote: "...it seemed to me you had forgotten one
great felicity, manly purpose,
and final completion of the immortal spirit, which is surely the digging
of holes and the filling of them up again."
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