Quotation by Lynne Savitt

Father told me if I could get my fingers
to ballet the typewriter keys
to Nureyev the steno pad
everything would be perfect.
Lynne Savitt, U.S. poet. "Self Worth and the Typist," lines 1-4 (1979).

Rudolf Nureyev (1938-1993) was a great Russian ballet dancer who defected to the United States in 1961.
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