Quotation by W.H. Auden

Why doesn't the United States take over the monarchy and unite with England? England does have important assets. Naturally the longer you wait, the more they will dwindle. At least you could use it for a summer resort instead of Maine.
W.H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907–1973), Anglo-American poet. "February 1947," The Table Talk of W.H. Auden, comp. Alan Ansen, ed. Nicholas Jenkins (1990).
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