Quotation by Angela Carter

We do not go to bed in single pairs; even if we choose not to refer to them, we still drag there with us the cultural impedimenta of our social class, our parents' lives, our bank balances, our sexual and emotional expectations, our whole biographies—all the bits and pieces of our unique existences.
Angela Carter (1940–1992), British author. "Polemical Preface," The Sadeian Woman (1979).
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