This is a permanent link for this quote. It can safely be shared or bookmarked for future use.

"There he was. The infant Titus. His eyes were open but he was quite still. The puckered-up face of the newly-born child, old as the world, wise as the roots of trees."

Mervyn Peake in Titus Groan

Originally Published Jan. 1, 1946

Hardcover edition:

396 pages - Jan. 1, 1995