Randall Jarrell Quote

One of the most obvious facts about grown-ups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child.


"An Unread Book," introduction to The Man Who Loved Children by Christina Stead (Holt, Rinehart, 1965 edition)

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One of the most obvious facts about grown-ups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child.

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One of the most obvious facts about grown-ups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child.

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One of the most obvious facts about grown-ups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child.

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One of the most obvious facts about grown-ups to a child is that they have forgotten what it is like to be a child.