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    Acme of restless misery

    Hello,

    I would like to ask somebody to help me with the bold text.

    "I believe in Sunday as the Day of Rest, and the British Sunday is usually the acme of restless misery."

    The Drug, Aleister Crowley, 1909


    Am I right to understand the author means the British Sunday is anything but a quiet, peaceful day?

    Thank you
    Last edited by Johnyxxx; 03-Jul-2015 at 17:13.

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    Re: Acme of restless misery

    Pretty much, yes.

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