glum quotes- 3 of
In America we eat, collectively, with a glum urge for food to fill us. We are ignorant of flavour. We are as a nation taste-blind.
Too slow, the wagons of years,
The oxen of days--too glum.
Our god is the god of speed,
Our heart--our battle-drum.
If I were fierce, and bald, and short of breath,
I'd live with scarlet Majors at the Base,
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