Why do people take large books on holiday ?
I like reading, and have a largish range of books in many genres, but.
I do not go on holidays to stare at a book for hours.
Sitting around a pool catching up on War & Peace is daft.
Well, you get the drift.
Any explanations as to why many do this ?
Is it, sadly, their only chance to read a decent book ?
Oh, I'll take a book I haven't finished on a long-haul flight, but I cannot understand going on holiday, with all the sights to see, & waste it with your face in a book.
Any notions ?