"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."
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Any week now I will piss my father off by outliving him
Nose to grindstone on NCE3 of MOBY-DICK but aware that any week or any day now I will piss my father off by outliving him. Another 12 years before my mother cheers me onward to outlive her!