Between this and the story about him reassuring F. Scott Fitzgerald re dick size, I’m developing a picture of Hemingway as the mother hen of the disaffected white male literary set of the early 20th century.
666 Supernatural Things | Death → [16/666]
“This is one little planet in one tiny solar system in a galaxy that’s barely out of its diapers. I’m old, Dean. Very old. So I invite you to contemplate how insignificant I find you.”
you did not run and you looked plenty guilty
It’s a sign of growing up that I identify more and more with Giles
We all become Giles, in the end.
leaving class on friday
What if it’s not everything I dreamed it would be?
Fewer: If you can count it, use ‘fewer’
eg: We have fewer cakes than we need.
Less: If you can’t count it, use ‘less’
eg: I have less respect for you now.
Yes. This one is a big pet peeve of mine. Less also applies to collective nouns. So, less money but fewer dollars. Less weight but fewer kilograms.
I’m glad you posted it so I can do it fewer often.