Quotation by Florence King

I am a Wasp only in the genetic sense; the P does not quite apply. As an Episcopalian I am technically an Anglican Catholic, meaning that I have a real feel for theological dottiness untainted by deeper questions of religious belief. I have no religious beliefs to speak of, but I stand four-square with the Highs against the Lows on Latin and incense, and I will go to bat for transubstantiation even though it means nothing to me one way or the other.
Florence King (b. 1936), U.S. humorist, essayist, social critic. "Supergoy," Reflections in a Jaundiced Eye, p. 152, New York, St. Martin's Press (1989).
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