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“... there is nothing so infuriating, when you are bearing all you can, as shallow, unrealistic optimism from someone who has not experienced the same disaster.”
Elswyth Thane, U.S. writer
(1900 - 1984)
Full name: Helen Elswyth Thane Ricker Beebe.