Posted on Aug 29, 2010 in Homilies
Fr. Dan Ruff, S.J. – Pastor
Old St. Joseph’s Church, Philadelphia
22nd Sunday OT-C (8-29-10) – 9:30 a.m.
This is from David Copperfield by Charles Dickens, Chapter 16:
I found Uriah Heep reading a great fat book, with such demonstrative attention, that his lank forefinger followed up every line as he read, and made clammy tracks along the page (or so I fully believed) like a snail.
‘You are working late tonight, Uriah,’ says I.
‘Yes, Master Copperfield,’ says Uriah. ‘I am improving my legal knowledge, Master Copperfield,’...