Quotation by Virginia Woolf

Each had his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by heart; and his friends could only read the title, James Spalding, or Charles Budgeon, and the passengers going the opposite way could read nothing at all—save "a man with a red moustache," "a young man in grey smoking a pipe."
Virginia Woolf (1882–1941), British novelist. Jacob's Room, ch. 5 (1922).

Referring to passengers on an omnibus.
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