This week's teaser comes from my current book, Ex Libris by Anne Fadiman. It is a collection of essays about books, especially how we treat them and the emotion we attach to them. If you want to read other teasers, go visit the blog that started this party, Should Be Reading.
What I am saying here is very simple: Changing our language to make men and women equal has a cost. That doesn't mean it shouldn't be done. High prices are attached to many things that are on the whole worth doing. --pg. 78