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Clemence Dane

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The Devil to Dinner

'Who euer casts to compasse weightye prise And thinks to throwe out thondring words of threate; Let powre in lauish cups and thriftie bitts of meate, For Bacchus fruite is frend to Phoebus wise. The Shepheardes Calender An odd fact was brought home [...]

Men’s Women and Women’s Women

"Iris is a man's woman right through"—Weekly Paper. What a lot of silly sayings carry weight just because they are so old that nobody remembers who it was that said them! Heaven knows I don't inveigh against them on the score of ag [...]