More fascinating at a party, than any other music is the rushing sound of fashionable voices;--the vociferation of all those fairies, each faintly blowing its own trumpet.
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Source Notes: "In the World," Afterthoughts (1931) and All Trivia: Trivia, More Trivia, Afterthoughts, Last Words (1945).
Logan Pearsall Smith (October 18, 1865-March 2, 1946) was an American essayist and critic who settled in London. He was known for his aphorisms and epigrams. His autobiography Unforgotten Years (1938) is probably now his best known work.
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