Never-Ending Book Quiz
From the same century that gave us the King James Bible came the prose on funerary customs of which the quote below is a small part. Who wrote the essay? See "details" whether or not you you pick the right answer.
"[S]ince our longest sun sets at right descensions, and makes but winter arches, and therefore it cannot be long before we lie down in darkness, and have our light in ashes; since the brother of death daily haunts us with dying mementoes, and time that grows old in itself, bids us hope no long duration;--diuturnity is a dream and folly of expectation."
Choose the correct answer:John Milton Thomas Browne Guy Fawkes Charles Stewart
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