The Nice Thing About Strangers

Non-Fiction Short Stories. Travel, oldsters, love, moments worthy of pause. Monday, Wednesday, Friday.


Read sparingly but ardently. That way you’ll look far more knowledgeable than those who read a great deal but enjoy nothing.

-Orhan Pamuk. The Black Book.

(One might even trade the word “travel” for “read” to discover something lovely.)

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2 comments on “Underline.

  1. Aquileana
    October 31, 2013

    One of my favorite books by Pamuk… With “Snow, of course”,

    Thanks for sharing;

    Aquileana ;)

  2. Lynda
    September 13, 2014

    Just got back from Istanbul. Enjoying your Turkey posts. :)

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