Evelyn Waugh, author of such popular works as Brideshead Revisited and Vile Bodies, engaged in homosexual relationships while at Oxford, married a woman named Evelyn, divorced her and married her cousin, and his writings are often satirical and filled with black humor. And how could you not love a man who has a homosexual character named Aloysius who carries around a teddy bear?

Evelyn Waugh, author of such popular works as Brideshead Revisited and Vile Bodies, engaged in homosexual relationships while at Oxford, married a woman named Evelyn, divorced her and married her cousin, and his writings are often satirical and filled with black humor. And how could you not love a man who has a homosexual character named Aloysius who carries around a teddy bear?

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    I am so crazy about Evelyn Waugh right now. Not only did he decide to go by his middle name, Evelyn, but then he married...
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    ETA: The character’s name was Sebastian, the bear was called Aloysius.
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    I was introduced to Waugh through his short novel The Loved One. It’s about the love life of a mortician and a pet...
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    Whoops me again
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    And I would flip it again!
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    I adore Evelyn Waugh, and anyone who hasn’t read Vile Bodies needs to go to the library immediately—just be prepared for...
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    Oh Vicky
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    I LOVE THIS MAN. Although (as my inner English major comes out), I have to say that the character’s name is Sebastian,...
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    sweet deal, I just realised that he’s on my British Writers of the 1930s reading list. Fuck yeah. I’m looking forward to...