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Quotation by Natalia Ginzburg
You aren't ill: it is just that you are made of second-rate materials.
Natalia Ginzburg (b. 1916), Italian novelist. (Trans. 1967, revised 1984). Alberto, in Family Sayings, p. 98 (1963).
To his wife, Miranda.
Surprise me with a
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