Quotation by W.H. Auden

You know there are no secrets in America. It's quite different in England, where people think of a secret as a shared relation between two people.
W.H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907–1973), Anglo-American poet. "16 March, 1948," (1990).

The Table Talk of W.H. Auden, comp. by Alan Ansen, ed. Nicholas Jenkins.
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