《Parade's End》的原文摘录

  • It was an odd friendship, but the oddness of friendships are a frequent guarantee of their lasting texture. As Tietjens saw the world, you didn't talk. Perhaps you didn't think about how you felt. Disasters come to men through drink, bankruptcy and women. (查看原文)
    晓晓一 2012-09-17 08:35:11
    —— 引自章节:Part One
  • This night before,Tietjens had given several thoughts to this young woman.General Campion had assigned her to him as maitresse du titre.He was said to have ruined himself,broken up his family and spend his wife's money on her.Those were lies.One the other hand they were not inherent impossibilities.Upon occasion and given the right woman,quite sound men have done such things.He might,heaven knows,himself be so caught.But that he should have ruined himself over an unnoticeable young female who had announced herself as having been a domestic servant,and wore a pink cotton blouse...that had seemed to go beyond the bounds of even the bounds of even the unreason of club gossip (查看原文)
    孤岛 2013-06-25 16:48:07
    —— 引自第232页
  • She considered: she had, indeed once heard Tietjens say that humanity was made up of exact and constructive intellects on the one hand and on the other of stuff to fill graveyards....Now, what had become of the exact and constructive intellects? (查看原文)
    苗儿 2017-01-08 20:15:02
    —— 引自第231页