A kiss is a peculiar preposition: of no use to one, yet bliss for two.
The small ones get it for nothing, the young man has to ask for it and the old man has to buy it. 30 more words
It is generally known that Henry James drew inspiration for his 1908 novella The Aspern Papers from a story he heard about an American art critic who tried to obtain some elusive letters of Shelley and Byron by manipulating and deceiving the woman to whom these letter were addressed and who lived in isolation in Florence. 577 more words