A good marriage?

A good marriage? March 22, 2017


Where Montaigne was born, wrote, and died.
The fourteenth-century château in which Michel de Montaigne — who is widely considered the inventor of the personal essay — was born and died burned down in 1885. But soon afterward, though, it was rebuilt in a similar style by the Montaigne family.  (Wikimedia Commons public domain image)


“A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.”

Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592)



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