The essayist Jerome K. died at the age of 68. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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English comedic writer best known for his travelogue Three Men in a Boat. He also wrote the collections of essays Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow and Second Thoughts of an Idle Fellow.
He married Georgina Marris in 1888
I attribute the quarrelsome nature of the Middle Ages young men entirely to the want of the soothing weed.
The weather is like the government, always in the wrong.
It is easy enough to say that poverty is no crime. No; if it were men wouldn’t be ashamed of it. It is a blunder, though, and is punished as such. A poor man is despised the whole world over.
Nothing is more beautiful than the love that has weathered the storms of life. The love of the young for the young, that is the beginning of life. But the love of the old for the old, that is the beginning of things longer.
I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.