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Quotation by Ellen Glasgow
... so long as the serpent continues to crawl on the ground, the primary influence of woman will be indirect ...
Ellen Glasgow (1873–1945), U.S. novelist. The Woman Within, ch. 16 (1954).
Despite this conviction, Glasgow had campaigned actively for woman suffrage—which was granted in 1920.
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