"That truth should be silent I had almost forgot"--Enobarbus in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, back in Rome after having been too long in Egypt.---------
Melville's PIERRE, Book 4, chapter 5: "Something ever comes of all persistent inquiry; we are not so continually curious for nothing."
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Riddle for grandchildren:
I told you not a single one of my white ancestors came to the United States.
I did not tell you the rest: Neither my mother nor my father was born in any one of the united states.