Quote of the Day

Stanley never answered a doorbell naturally and innocently as other people do. He always debated whether it was wise to answer it at all.

Ruth Rendell, One Across Two Down

6 thoughts on “Quote of the Day

    1. It is easier to hang up a phone if you do not want to talk to whoever is calling than to shut the door on unwanted visitor. That being said, being able to see the number on your phone and make the decision based on that is the best. And not only because of the robocallers.


  1. “Expecting someone today?”

    “No …”

    [both of us pull our guns and aim at the door]

    [in a whisper] “Be vewwy vewwy quiet, we’re hunting B&E artistes.”

    Old city habits do not go away.

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