Saturday 24 February 2024

Professors Moving Quickly

Professors do not like to be asked to move quickly, and particularly not by a man who is not yet thirty. They can move quickly, or do they imagine, but they do not like to be bossed.
Robertson Davies, Cornish Trilogy Omnibus (New York: RosettaBooks, 2019), p. 24 [Rebel Angels; 1988].