Quotation by Christina Stead

It is most oppressive to be an aunt.
Christina Stead (1902–1983), Australian novelist. A Web of Friendship: Selected Letters (1928-1973), letter, July 26, 1932, to her cousin Gwen Walker-Smith, ed. R.G. Geering, Angus and Robertson (1992).

Lived and wrote in the U.S. and England.
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