Quotations from John Le Carré, THE CONSTANT GARDENER

(Scribner, New York and London, 2001)


 

1. (p.192)        Deplorable, actually. De-fucking-plorable.

                                                                                              (p.137 : unstate ; p.208 unpersons)

 

2. (p.67)          Spot of shit seems to have hit the proverbial fan.

 

3. (p.272 )       The tides of jealousy that Justin had for so long held at bay suddenly broke banks and engulfed him.

 

4. (p. 397)       I wouldn’t trust him to pee his poodle in the park.