"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 16, 2017
"The road led them up a winding hill." (From a British mystery)
I think this series stopped at two in a row because a powerful church objected to this book, but maybe this sentence had something to do with it being dropped.