Sunday, September 27, 2020


Behind the Time

Charles Dickens, Dombey and Son, Chapter 4 (Solomon Gill speaking):
'But competition, competition—new invention, new invention—alteration, alteration—the world's gone past me.'
'I have fallen behind the time, and am too old to catch it again. Even the noise it makes a long way ahead, confuses me.'

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