"What was the date?"
"It's in my memory book. April 14, 1945. Why does it matter?"
"Because you can't explode reality. Life hangs together in one piece. Everything is connected with everything else. The problem is to find the connections."
She said with some irony: "That's your mission in life, isn't it? You're not interested in people, you're only interested in the connection between them. Like a--" she searched for an insulting word-- "a plumber."
-- Ross Macdonald. 1965. The Far Side of the Dollar.
Thursday, October 27, 2011
at 9:06 AM