Andrey (azangru) wrote,

I remember lying in bed reading an elite British novel — in that house with an outhouse in the garden [in Swansea, South Wales] — and thinking about why Eirwen Jones, my own age, hadn't the slightest interest in reading and writing, or even in learning Welsh.

— Martha Nussbaum

Or even in learning Welsh. Or even in learning Welsh. Why on earth do they assume that people should have an interest in learning languages?

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