The eternal struggle between parent and child was fully underway, as a father confronted his daughter:
"I will not," said he, "permit you to quit school and go to work. The trouble with you is that you spend all your time thinking about boys; nothing but boys."
"That's not true, Dad," came the reply. "The only time I ever think about boys is when I think ..."
----------------A Final Thought ...
"Like many rich men, he thought in anecdotes; like many simple women, she thought in terms of biography."
- Anita Brookner (b. 1938), British novelist, historian