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Quotation by George Eliot
Hostesses who entertain much must make up their parties as ministers make up their cabinets, on grounds other than personal liking.
George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819–1880), British novelist, editor. Daniel Deronda, bk. 1, ch. 5 (1874-1876).
Real name: Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans.
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