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Mary Barnes

"Much of me was twisted and buried, and turned in upon itself, as a tangled skein of wool, to which the end had been lost."

Mary Barnes, in Mary Barnes and Joseph Berke, Mary Barnes: Two Accounts of a Journey Through Madness (1971)

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" When I was grown up in years, I got a vague idea there was a big split in me between my head and my heart. I seemed to go around thinking big thoughts in my head quite cut off from the life in my heart."

Mary Barnes, in Mary Barnes and Joseph Berke, Mary Barnes: Two Accounts of a Journey Through Madness (1971)

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Mary Barnes, English artist, writer, nurse
(1923 - 2001)

Full name: Mary Edith Barnes