Standard Posted by erikasolberg Posted on September 12, 2014 Posted under literature, quotations Comments Leave a comment Figurative Language to Love “The baby, wrapped in a silky white shawl belonging to Mrs. Staples, breathed gently, as though simmering, in a wicker basket by her side.” — Penelope Fitzgerald, Human Voices, Houghton Mifflin, 1980 Advertisements Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like Loading... Related Human VoicesPenelope Fitzgerald Post navigation ← A Review of Silas House’s Eli the Good I Love This Picture #4 → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.