There are no safe choices, Miss Temple. Only other choices.
("A Great and Terrible Beauty")
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May I suggest that you all read? And often. Believe me, it's nice to have something to talk about other than the weather and the Queen's health. Your mind is not a cage. It's a garden. And it requires cultivating.
How I'd love to get away from here and be someone else for a while in a place where no one knows or expects certain things from me.
I don't trust her father than I can run full-steam in a corset.
No? Part girl, part wolf? Do they lick their butter knives?
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