one thing or the other
preliminary to a crit
22 October 2014
...anxiously watching himself wait... If he had been drifting it settled itself in the manner of a bump, of considerable violence, against a firm object in the stream.
— Henry James. The Wings of the Dove (1902), Book Sixth, Section V
adrift; elevator? interruption; scribble
Henry James. The Wings of the Dove (1902)