Tuesday, October 11, 2016

The First Priority

Last night I awoke on a sunny August afternoon in 1981. Realizing my good fortune, I ran to the nearest bookstore and hunted for as many desirable out of print books as I could find. But to my dismay, I already owned everything on the shelves.

1 comment:

Jeff Shyluk said...

"Abundance of books makes men less studious... printing had fallen into the hands of unlettered men, who corrupted almost everything."

-Hieronimo Squarciafico, 1481