"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."
Monday, June 9, 2014
Hard birthdays. My mother's today, Maurice's tomorrow.
And every year fewer old people to say happy birthday to.