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Date Posted: Sat, December 09 2023, 20:01:28
Author: CindyG
Subject: QOTD for Sunday, December 10, 2023

The following quote is from An Echo in the Bone by Diana Gabaldon, chapter 18, “Pulling Teeth.” Copyright©️ 2009 by Diana Gabaldon, all rights reserved.

“He looked like a Frenchman, Jamie thought. Which was to say, thoroughly out of place in New Bern. Beauchamp had just come out of Thorogood Northrup’s warehouse and stood in casual conversation with Northrup himself, the breeze off the water fluttering the silk ribbon that tied back his dark hair. Elegant, Claire had described him as, and he was that: not—not quite—foppish, but dressed with taste and expense. A good deal of expense, he thought.
‘He looks like a Frenchman,’ Fergus observed, echoing his thoughts.”

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[> I think Percy has learned how to be a chameleon. -- kgp, Tue, December 12 2023, 14:51:34

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