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Quotation by Christina Stead
Socialist writers are made of sterner stuff than those who only let their characters steeplechase through trouble in order to come out first in the happy ending of moral uplift.
Christina Stead (1902–1983), Australian novelist. "Pro and Con on Aragon," The New Masses (1942).
Lived and wrote in the U.S. and England.
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