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The Age of Innocence
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The Age of Innocence
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  • On the evening in question the little scene acquired an added poignancy by reminding him—he could not have said why—of his leave-taking from Madame Olenska after their confidential talk a week or ten days earlier.

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  • Children acquire language at an amazing rate.
  • They are working to acquire nuclear weapons.

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