“To hell with the handkerchief,” said Walter Mitty scornfully. He took one last drag on his cigarette and snapped it away. Then, with that faint, fleeting smile playing about his lips, he faced the firing squad; erect and motionless, proud and disdainful, Walter Mitty the Undefeated, inscrutable to the last.

James Thurber (1894-1961) American cartoonist and writer
“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” (1942)
Added on 16-Dec-10 | Last updated 16-Dec-10
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