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“Not every woman who used to be married is one. You're an ex-wife, Pat, because it is the most important thing to know about you ... explains everything else, that you once were married to a man who left you.”
“An ex-wife is a woman with a crick in the neck from looking back over her shoulder at her matrimony.”
“Marriage is like war — an experience that no adventurous man would evade, and no sensible man repeat.”
“Coolidge is the best living demonstration that, if you keep silent long enough, something fortunate may happen to you.”
“Being civilized means that one keeps one's words unrelated to one's thoughts, when necessary.”
“The only problem is whether one adds life to one's years or years to one's life.”
Ursula Parrott, U.S. writer
(1900 - 1957)
Real name: Katherine Ursula Towle.