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Quotation by Beverly Jones
Romance, like the rabbit at the dog track, is the elusive, fake, and never attained reward which, for the benefit and amusement of our masters, keeps us running and thinking in safe circles.
Beverly Jones (b. 1927), U.S. feminist, writer. "The Dynamics of Marriage and Motherhood," The Florida Paper on Women's Liberation (1970).
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