The current campaign for the U.S. Presidency has certainly been full of sound bytes and I guess that some of them will become part of everyday English in their own good time. The one that has already taken me off track is Michelle Obama’s: When they go low, we go high.
The lovely lows in my world right now are these:
And the happy highs have to be the heavenly skies:
There are times, too, when high and low merge with delicious ease bringing thoughts of both John Keats’ Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness,’ and W.B. Yeats’ The trees are in their Autumn beauty …’
Yes, it’s a tough, rough Presidential campaign but thankfully, as Kris Kristofferson wrote:
But life goes on and this old world will keep on turning.