Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.
American writer 1891-19800
I didn't have to think up so much as a comma or a semicolon; it was all given, straight from the celestial recording room. Weary, I would beg for a break, an intermission, time enough, let's say, to go to the toilet or take a breath of fresh air on the balcony. Nothing doing!
Make your life a mission - not an intermission.
British Jurist, Statesman 1584-16540
Pleasure is nothing else but the intermission of pain.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616-1
And I did laugh sans intermission an hour by his dial. O noble fool, a worthy fool - motley's the only wear.