Tuesday, November 11, 2014
History, Stephen said, is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.
James Joyce (1882-1941), Irish author. Ulysses, ch. 2, "Nestor," The Corrected Text, ed. Hans Walter Gabler, Random House (1986).
Stephen Dedalus's response to the slogan-mongering Mr. Deasy, his schoolmaster employer.