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Am I Pathetic?

July 23, 2007

Have you wondered how this happened:

Deathly Hallows Breaks Records

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the seventh and final volume of J.K. Rowling’s fantasy series, sold a record 8.3 million copies in its first 24 hours on sale in the United States, Scholastic Inc. reported to the Associated Press.  (HT: Dale Courtney)

I have three daughters and a wife, all of whom are old enough to read Harry Potter.  We pre-ordered two copies of the book but by Saturday evening the arguments over how long so-and-so had the book and the over all mood of the readers had ruined the peace of my happy home.  So I manned up, flexed all my spiritual acumen and…

went to the store and bought another copy.

Am I pathetic?