Thursday, September 28, 2017

Something to think on …

A hundred years ago Hester Prynne of The Scarlet Letter was given an A for adultery; today she would rate no better than a C-plus.
— Peter De Vries, who died on this date in 1993

1 comment:

  1. That's very good, Frank. It speaks volumes about changes in values of time. Thanks for sharing the quoted quip.