More specifically concerning: irritation
The Guermantes Way
Everything we think of as great has come to us from neurotics. It is they and they alone who found religions and create great works of art. The world will never realise how much it owes them, and that they have suffered in order to bestow their gifts on it. We enjoy fine music, beautiful […]
hope against hope (1)
in which nothing much is said, especially about Hope Mirrlees.
One ought not to mistake the grinding of axes and the rattling of hobbyhorses for the murmur of conversation.