Tag: Henry James

Sailing towards home

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013 0 Comments

“Summer afternoon — summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” Henry James

The Church of Rome

Sunday, 18 March, 2012

“Small it was, in the large Roman record, and her haunting sense of the continuity of the human lot easily carried her from the less to the greater. She had become deeply, tenderly acquainted with Rome; it interfused and moderated her passion. But she had grown to think of it chiefly as the place where […]

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