Melville

A collection of 4 posts

One leads to the other

“Old-­people projects keep old people old. You’re no longer old when you’re dead.” A Personal History by John McPhee. https://t.co/uaV3IXpMzU — The New Yorker (@NewYorker) January 6,

Side by side in my Twitter stream

Oh, ye foolish! throw all these thunder-heads overboard, and then you will float light and right. — Moby Dick (@MobyDickatSea) October 20, 2019 So we be rid of them, do with ’em what

MAGA?

“There is something in the contemplation of the mode in which America has been settled, that, in a noble breast, should forever extinguish the prejudices of national dislikes. Settled by the people of