The life of the journalist is poor, nasty, brutish and short. So is his style.
1932 Cold Comfort Farm, foreword.
And when the spring comes her hour is upon her again. 'Testhehand of Nature and we women cannot escape it.Stella Dorothea Gibbons
Something nasty in the woodshed.Stella Dorothea Gibbons
He said that, by god,D. H. Lawrence was right when he had said there must be a dumb, dark, dull, bitter belly- tension between a man and a woman, and how else could this be achieved save in the long monotony of marriage?Stella Dorothea Gibbons