While We’re on the Subject II

January 27, 2009

And I should write, one of these days, about how retrospective action is, about how much my taking the hydrofoil from the Hermitage to Peterhof had to do with not having taken the hydrofoil from the Tate Britain to the Tate Modern, and yet how much the sunlight and the speed over the water and the shade in the forest nonetheless justified the day, gave it a dignity that was whole and wholly of itself.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: