bambam wrote:My favorite Hemingway line: "In the fall the war was still there, but we did not go to it anymore."
I'll just have to complete this first paragraph from Hemingway's "In another Country" as it is just about my favorite piece of writing in all his short stories.
"It was cold in the fall in Milan and the dark came very early. Then the electric lights came on, and it was pleasant along the streets looking in the windows. There was much game hanging outside the shops, and the snow powdered in the fur of the foxes and the wind blew their tails. The deer hung stiff and heavy and empty, and small birds blew in the wind and the wind turned their feathers. It was a cold fall and the wind came down from the mountains"