On a besoin d’un nouvel aspirateur: Fr.:
“You [or We] need a new vacuum cleaner.” (The succeeding French is
largely self-explanatory and consequently will not be translated.)
LOSS OF $412 MILLION [...] BY GENERAL MOTORS:
a front-page headline in the New
York Times, 25 July 1980.
While we wait for the napkin, the soup gets cold: from the second
stanza of Fitz Hugh Ludlow's 1869 poem "Too Late":
31.21] While we wait for the napkin, the soup gets cold: from the second stanza of Fitz Hugh Ludlow's 1869 poem "Too Late":
The second line appears at 62.1 and the beginning of line three at 122.16. "Too late" is a recurring phrase throughout the novel. [James Bennett III]
Montego Bay: on
the NW coast of the island of Jamaica.
reference to the principal figure in the famous group sculpture, now
in the Vatican, dating from the second century B.C.
a Vern Teakell, superintendent of J R’s school district, and a dentist
named Doctor Teakell (230).