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A short-story writer (his “The Evils of Spain” could be read along with this book), Pritchett was a master of compression.Book Bag: Paul Theroux’s Favorite Inner-Journey Travel Books|Paul Theroux|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"I am afraid Mr. Bertram is not very much up to company just at present," wheezed out Mr. Pritchett.
And then Mr. Pritchett wheezed so grievously that what he said was not audible.
But then, as Mr. Pritchett had truly observed, Mr. George was so foolish!
No sound was heard but the snuffle that came from the plush arm-chair opposite, where Miss Pritchett was audibly weeping.
After a minute or two, Miss Pritchett motioned with her hand towards an adjacent chair.