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Quotation by Christina Stead
Weak, tea-drinking, effeminate, ineffectual—masters of India, robbers of South Africa, bedevillers of all Europe.
Christina Stead (1902–1983), Australian novelist. James Quick, in For Love Alone, ch. 30 (written 1944, published Virago, n.d.).
Lived and wrote in the U.S. and England.
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