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“Looking back, there was a peculiar intensity about living in virtually one room. We touched constantly: if I went into the kitchen, I brushed against him; if he sat down on the bed to lace up his shoes, he dislodged me; if we passed each other, our sholders met.”

Elizabeth Buchan- The good wife


Thoughts for every day [249]

“It is a truth universally acknowledged that one’s person’s happiness is frequently bought at the expense of another’s.”

Elizabeth Buchan- The good wife