Angela Carter

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Angela Carter (7 May 1940 – 16 February 1992) was an English novelist and journalist, known for her feminist, magical realism, and picaresque works. In 2008, The Times ranked Carter tenth in their list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945".
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11 November 2014
You must realize that I was suffering from love and I knew him as intimately as I knew my own image in a mirror. In other words, I knew him only in relation to myself.
11 November 2014
Women's sexy underwear is a minor but significant growth industry of late-twentieth-century Britain in the twilight of capitalism.
11 November 2014
I never saw a fatter man; he'd have given my mother a stone or two and not felt the loss. Round as the "o" in rotund.
11 November 2014
Aeneas carried his aged father on his back from the ruins of Troy and so do we all, whether we like it or not, perhaps even if we have never known them.
11 November 2014
Nothing is a matter of life and death except life and death.

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