I have a mind myself and recognize
Mind when I meet with it in any guise
No one can know how glad I am to find
On any sheet the least display of mind. (from “A Considerable Speck” by Robert Frost)
“— What is the victory of a cat on a hot tin roof? — I wish I knew
…Just staying on it, I guess, as long as she can …
[More croquet sounds]
Later tonight I’m going to tell you I love you an’ maybe by that time you’ll be drunk enough to believe me. Yes, they’re playing croquet …
Big Daddy is dying of cancer …
What were you thinking of when I caught you looking at me like that? Were you thinking of Skipper?
[Brick crosses to the bar, takes a quick drink, and rubs his head with a towel]
Laws of silence don’t work …When something is festering in your memory or your imagination, laws of silence don’t work, it’s like shutting a door and locking it on a house on fire in hope of forgetting that the house is burning. But not facing a fire doesn’t put it out. Silence about a thing just magnifies it. It grows and festers in silence, becomes malignant ….
Get dressed, Brick.” ― (from “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” by Tennessee Williams)
image of Robert Frost by Yousuf Karsh from Moi in People who have inspired me/Would love to meet or wished to have met
image of Tennessee Williams from Barbara Worn in People I admire and some I don’t but they take a good picture