“A belief in hell and the knowledge that every ambition is doomed to frustration at the hands of a skeleton have never prevented the majority of human beings from behaving as though death were no more than an unfounded rumour” – Aldous Huxley, English author, 1894 – 1963
- belief – acceptance that something exists
- doomed – destined
- behaving – conducting themselves
- rumour – piece of gossip
“A penny for your thoughts!”– Tell me what you’re thinking about.
- penny – a coin of minimum value
Salad days = the time of life when one is young, carefree, and happy.
- Listening to these Beatles songs always reminds me of my salad days.