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To seduce a woman famous for strict morals, religious fervour and the happiness of her marriage: what could possibly be more prest ...
Children ... seldom have a proper sense of their own tragedy, discounting and keeping hidden the true horrors of their short lives ...
Kennedy benefited, too, from the fact that the country perceived him to be, like Roosevelt, a patrician. To be sure, Kennedy did n ...
Everything that was ever to happen to me in the future had its germ or impulse in the conditions of my life on Dover Street. My fr ...
Outside America I should hardly be believed if I told how simply, in my experience, Dover Street merged into the Back Bay.
I was too young to take it all in. I was too young to even realize I was young. I was just living my life.
I have a huge need for financial security; the emigrant in me has a fear of ending up homeless and in the gutter.
I doubt that I would have taken so many leaps in my own writing or been as clear about my feminist and political commitments if I ...
It seemed a long way from 143rd Street. Shaking hands with the Queen of England was a long way from being forced to sit in the col ...
His nature just speaks to me. I didn't want him too far back to get dirt in his face, to get discouraged.
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