“You can't expect the fatted calf to share the enthusiasm of the angels over the prodigal's return.”
Reginald on the Academy - Reginald (1904)
Night Thoughts (1742-1745)
Born: December 18, 1870
Died: November 13, 1916 (aged 45)
Occupation: Author, playwright
Bio: Hector Hugh Munro, better known by the pen name Saki, and also frequently as H. H. Munro, was a British writer whose witty, mischievous and sometimes macabre stories satirised Edwardian society and culture. He is considered a master of the short story and often compared to O. Henry and Dorothy Parker. Influenced by Oscar Wilde, Lewis Carroll, and Kipling, he himself influenced A. A.