Vita Sackville-West Quotes
'Authority has every reason to fear the skeptic, for authority can rarely survive in the face of doubt'
'Men of my age live in a state of continual desperation.'
'Nothing shows up the difference between the things said or read, so much as the daily experience of it'
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Nicholas Breakspear is elected Pope - the only Englishman ever - 1154, The Observer First Published - 1791, Wuthering Heights Published - 1847, Gillingham Bus Disaster - 1951, Lewisham Train Crash Kills 90 - 1957, The Pill is introduced - 1961, Belfast Bar Bomb Kills 15 - 1971, The Hastie Fire - 1979
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