Friday, September 26, 2014

QotD: "He strode on squarely under the projecting brim of an ancient Panama hat / Imperishable and a little discolored, this headgear made it easy to pick him out from afar on thronged wharves and in the busy streets.

IMG_20140922_144224He strode on squarely under the projecting brim of an ancient Panama hat. It had a low crown, a crease through its whole diameter, a narrow black ribbon. Imperishable and a little discolored, this headgear made it easy to pick him out from afar on thronged wharves and in the busy streets.
- Joseph Conrad, "The End of the Tether"

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