“In this not-quite-quiet darkness, while the diesel breaks its heart more and more faintly on the mountain grade, I lie wondering if I am man enough to be a bigger man than my grandfather.”

—Wallace Stegner, Angle of Repose


2 responses to “WONDERING

  1. You keep reminding me of the great lines of our studies in America together. May our students have such fond memories…


  2. a key novel in my reading list when I was in my early 20s. thanks for posting.


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