The Road - Cormac McCarthy

This quote was added by ze_or
He'd had this feeling before, beyond the numbness and the dull despair. The world shrinking down about a raw core of parsible entities. The names of things slowly following those things into oblivion. Colors. The names of birds. Things to eat. Finally the names of things one believed to be true. More fragile than he would have thought. How much was gone already? The sacred idiom shorn of its referents and so of its reality.

Train on this quote


Rate this quote:
2.9 out of 5 based on 29 ratings.

Edit Text

Edit author and title

(Changes are manually reviewed)

or just leave a comment:


Test your skills, take the Typing Test.

Score (WPM) distribution for this quote. More.

Best scores for this typing test

Name WPM Accuracy
wolfram 135.74 92.4%
mustelidae 129.88 97.9%
tecc 126.62 98.4%
hunterz1200 122.62 95.7%
imstaken 117.85 97.5%
vmlm 114.86 95.1%
alliekarakosta 108.76 96.2%
dunsparce 107.94 99.1%

Recently for

Name WPM Accuracy
user71668 76.24 94.9%
mangeurdpommes 68.38 94.3%
kurisu666 78.78 90.7%
kusal 61.42 92.8%
sarahjh22 80.16 96.6%
samlefomas 85.89 95.1%
user43381 87.66 92.7%
kyle40 50.63 98.8%