"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."
Friday, May 26, 2017
Older than Jacques Pepin
A splendid American Masters played here tonight.
The show made so much of his age. I checked.
I'm three weeks older.
It's truly scary. I mean, I knew my life was perhaps more than half over, but all this about his age!