28 May 2016

One Fine Day / Mollie Panter-Downes

All the trouble in this world, Mrs. Prout often said, came from everybody knowing how to read. The trashy stuff in books, the backbiting in the papers — did it do anyone a mite of good, Mrs. Prout sometimes demanded, to be able to read that the world was in such a horrible mess?

No comments:

Post a Comment

Your comments are welcome, in English or en français.