Sometimes, I feel the past and the future pressing so hard on either side that there’s no room for the present at all. — Evelyn Waugh, Brideshead Revisited. (Back Bay Books; Edition Unstated edition, September 1999) Originally published 1945.
Please understand and love me. — Ernest Hemingway, The Garden of Eden. (Scribner; 1st edition September 6, 1995) Originally published 1985.