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“... I ducked my head in time, so that he was only able to imprint a chaste salute upon my forehead, as he pressed me against himself in a way I felt quite sure was not the custom of the country, at least only in as much as it is the custom of all countries.”
“I have led a free, wandering life for so long now that I should find myself quite incapable of settling down ... Women like myself can neither bring happiness into a domestic life, nor (even under the most desirable circumstances) find it there ...”
Margaret Fountaine, English travel writer, lepidopterist
(1862 - 1940)
Full name: Margaret Elizabeth Fountaine.