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“I gave up being a conventional person a long time ago. Things have been so much more exciting since I did.”
“Her clothes gave the impression that she had survived a struggle with savages seeking to disrobe her.”
“Olney is a clever man, but some of his subordinates remind me of a bunch of elephants trying to put a watch together.”
D.B. Olsen, U.S. writer
(1907 - 1973)
D.B. Olsen is actually a pen name for Dolores Hitchens, whose full name was: Julia Clara Catherine Dolores Birk Olsen Hitchens. Look under “Hitchens, Dolores” for other quotations from her works.