Quote for Today: Italo Calvino

 

A child’s pleasure in listening to stories lies partly in waiting for things he expects to be repeated: situations, phrases, formulas. Just as in poems and songs the rhymes help to create the rhythm, so in prose narrative there are events that rhyme.

― Italo Calvino, Six Memos For The Next Millennium

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