The N-Word of the Narcissus
WordBridge Publishing has performed a public service in putting Joseph Conrad's neglected classic into a form accessible to modern readers. This new version addresses the reason for its neglect: the profusion of the so-called n-word throughout its pages. Hence, the introduction of "n-word" throughout the text, to remove this offence to modern sensibilities. The N-word of the Narcissus tells the tale of a fateful voyage of a British sailing ship, and on that voyage the ability of a lone black man to take the crew hostage. The ability of this man to manipulate an entire ship's crew can no longer be seen as a mere exercise in storytelling. Conrad in fact appears to have been the first to highlight the phenomenon of manipulation based in white guilt.
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LOL! Why didn't you just call it "The Enward of the Narcissus" ? It looks a lot less clumsy and suggestive.
To paraphrase Wordsworth-Wordbridge:
They flash upon that enward eye,
Which is the bliss of solitude;
And then my heart with derision fits,
And dances with the PC twits.
Conrad, Twain and their Huck Finn and Enward Jim must be having a good chuckle here.
Of course they never had to imbibe Pinoqachole while reading this title.