Quotation by Robert E. Sherwood

You thought you could be Mrs. de Winter. Live in her house. Walk in her steps. Take the things that were hers. But she's too strong for you. You can't fight her. No one ever got the better of her. Never. Never. She was beaten in the end. But it wasn't a man. It wasn't a woman. It was the sea!
Robert E. Sherwood (1896–1955), U.S. screenwriter, and Joan Harrison (1911–1994), British screenwriter. Mrs. Danvers (Judith Anderson), Rebecca, to the second Mrs. de Winter (Joan Fontaine) (1940).
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