‘It Was Einstein Who Made The Real Trouble’: Stephen Leacock


It was Einstein who made the real trouble. He announced in 1905 that there was no such thing as absolute rest. After that there never was.

Stephen Leacock 1869-1944

The Boy I Left Behind Me (1947)
The illustration is copyright: Sandra Cunningham via Shutterstock

About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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