For seldom shall she hear a tale
So sad, so tender, and so true.
Jemmy Dawson (c. 1745), st. 20.
Quote of the day
The present moment is nice but it does not last. Living in it is like waiting in a junction town for the morning limited; the junction may be interesting but some day you will have to leave it and you do not know where the limited will take you.
November 18, 1714
February 11, 1763
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