"Sarah Orne Jewett" was an American novelist, short story writer and poet, best known for her American literary regionalism/local color works set along or near the southern seacoast of Maine. Jewett is recognized as an important practitioner of American literary regionalism.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Sarah Orne Jewett on Wikipedia.
It does seem so pleasant to talk with an old acquaintance who knows what you know. I see so many new folks nowadays who seem to have neither past nor future. Conversation has got to have some root in the past, or else you have got to explain every remark you make, and it wears a person out.Sarah Orne Jewett