Is it not important to find out how to listen not only to what is being said but to everything - to the noise in the streets, to the chatter of birds, to the noise of the tramcar, to the restless sea, to the voice of your husband, to your wife, to your friends, to the cry of a baby?

“The graceful Georgian streets and squares, a series of steel engravings under a wet sky.”

Little League baseball is a very good thing because it keeps the parents off the streets

“A thin grey fog hung over the city, and the streets were very cold; for summer was in England.”