Posts tagged ‘victory’


the violets

The violets in the mountains have broken the rocks.

Tennessee Williams, “Camino Real” (1953)


so small a number

It may be doubted whether so small a number of men ever employed so short a space of time with greater and more lasting effects upon the history of the world.

George Otto Trevelyan, The American Revolution, vol. 2 (1905)*

*The three-volume set was published in 1905; Volume 2 may have been published earlier on its own.

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