Saturday, August 31, 2013

To end

Eric Ravilious
Wiltshire Landscape (1937)
Watercolour on paper

It was a covered van  and by no means a new one  and appeared, from the mire upon its wheels, to have already travelled some distance that day. The driver, whose right hand rested upon the wheel, seemed to be awaiting the arrival of a companion – who was also, perhaps, his partner in business  for he turned now and again to glance expectantly...

T.F. Powys Mr Weston's Good Wine (1927)

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