Saturday, October 24, 2015

bastard & foundling

Quotations:

Complete Works of Virginia Woolf:

we like bastards are laid abroad, even as foundlings, to be trained up by grief and sorrow.

Definitions:

bastard: 
1. a person whose parents were not married to each other when he or she was born;
2. used to insult sb, especially a man, who has been rude, unpleasant or cruel;
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foundling:
a baby who has been left by its parents and who is found and taken care of by sb else. 

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