Sunday Sentence

Photo of Eleanor Roosevelt, 1940 in New York City
In which I participate in David Abrams’s “Sunday Sentence” project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, “out of context and without commentary.”

My father said he once saw Eleanor Roosevelt
wearing a big hat
hurrying along 42nd Street.

Source: Sarah Stern, “Father Turns 80” (from We Have Been Lucky in the Midst of Misfortune)