Predictions

Night after night, I record predictions that never come to pass, professions that are never fulfilled, explanations that are only meant to mystify.

Background. "Night after night, I record predictions that never come to pass, professions that are never fulfilled, explanations that are only meant to mystify" is a quotation from David Copperfield (Chapter 43). David Copperfield is the eighth novel by Charles Dickens, first published between 1849 and 1850.   Context. This quote, by David Copperfield speaking as a parliamentary reporter, reflects Charles Dickens' own experiences and observations as a young reporter at the Palace of Westminster.   Have Your Say. Give [...]

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