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“Does one ever see any ghost that is not oneself?”
“I think sometimes — do not we all? — that perhaps the present year is my last year and that all my busyness is foolish.”
Joseph Shearing, English writer
(1885 - 1952)
Real name: Gabrielle Margaret Vere Cambell Long. She also wrote as Marjorie Bowen (see under that name for additional quotations).