"In winter when the cold winds clawed through our thin clothing and made the ground hard and unworkable, I would let my hair hang free and shield my face from at least a little of the wind." <---not mine, but amazing!
The Nobel Prize Committee announced that Boris Pasternak had been awarded the Nobel Prize in literature. While Pasternak at first accepted the award, he subsequently had to decline it. image: Boris Pasternak writing, by Leonid Pasternak 1919