In Peter Ackroyd’s novel, The Fall of Troy, Alexander Thornton, one of the many visitors to the archaeological dig says:
"I like to begin my work at the earliest possible time. My mind is clearest at dawn. When the world awakes, so do I.”
Source: Peter Ackroyd, The Fall of Troy (London: Vintage Books, 2007), 128.
A review of the book, The Fall of Troy, can be found at Reviewing Books and Movies.
Dr. Geoff Pound
Image: “When the world awakes, so do I.”