The Bishop gave vent to a long-drawn sigh. 'Did it ever occur to you to wonder why God created women?' he asked.'It's the one thing that tempts me at times to doubt His infinite goodness and wisdom.'
1946 The Unfortunate Fursey.
The odour of sanctity was clearly discernible from his breath and person.Mervyn Wall
'Did you ever hear the like?'said the Devil, and a hard note crept intohisvoice.'Ifthere's onething Ican't stand', he said,'it's superstition.'Mervyn Wall