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1964, (w), ''(w)'', p. 151:
- Since I had started to down all my writing and get rid of all facility and try to make instead of describe, writing had been wonderful to do. But it was very difficult, and I did not know how I would ever write anything as long as a novel. It often took me a full morning of work to write a paragraph.
A fable; a short tale, especially one of many making up a larger work. (defdate)
- merry tales(..)such as the old woman told of Psyche in Apuleius, Boccace novels, and the rest, ''quarum auditione pueri delectantur, senes narratione'', which some delight to hear, some to tell, all are well pleased with.
A new legal constitution in ancient Rome. (defdate)
(l): a work of prose fiction, longer than a novella.