Friday, March 31, 2017

Allergic to wealthy women

Nor did the periodical through which he was glancing do anything to induce a sprightlier trend of thought. Its contents consisted almost entirely of photographs of female members of the ruling classes, and it mystified him that the public should be expected to disburse hard cash in order to hurt its eyes by scrutinizing such gargoyles.

(from Full Moon, by Sir Pelham Wodehouse)

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