there is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
The ugly and the stupid have the best of it in this world. They can sit at their ease and gape at the play. If they know nothing of victory, they are at least spared the knowledge of defeat. They live as we all should live--undisturbed, indifferent, and without disquiet. They neither bring ruin upon others, nor ever receive it from alien hands.
married, and the one charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary for both parties. I never know where my wife is, and
and the one charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary for both parties.