“The longest word in English Literature”

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(James Joyce)

I was still a student when I picked up Finnegans Wake by the great James Joyce. I remember the first time I saw what has become known as the longest word in English Literature history. It is associated with thunder at the fall of Adam and Eve. And yes you can say it in one breath if you have a good set of lungs. James Joyce was a genius but at the same time a little mad. 

“bababadalgharaghtakamminarronnkonnbronntonnerronntuonnthunntrovarrhounawnskawntoohoohoordenenthurnuk!”

-James Joyce 

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