Quotation Explorer - 'Husk'

ENVELOPE, n. The coffin of a document; the scabbard of a bill; the husk of a remittance; the bed-gown of a love-letter. - Ambrose Bierce
Of the many forms that silence takes, the most memorable is the dry husk of the cicada. - Jon Davis
Click any word or name in a quote to explore, or search for more. [JSON] [SOURCE]