Sunday, May 22, 2016

filmy & Cockney

Quotations:

Complete Works of Virginia Woolf: The Voyage Out

She found him sitting in his room working, applying a stout blue pencil authoritatively to bundles of filmy paper.

The need of sitting absolutely still before a Cockney photographer had given her lips a queer little pucker, and her eyes for the same reason looked as though she thought the whole situation ridiculous.

Definitions:

filmy:
thin and almost transparent.

Cockney:
1. the accent or dialect of native Londoners from the East End;
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