Patrick White

Patrick White

an Australian author, is widely regarded as an important English-language novelist of the 20th century
She would have liked to sit upon a rock and listen to words, not of any man, but detached, mysterious, poetic words that she alone would interpret through some sense inherited from sleep.More Patrick White quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Even if a university should turn out to be another version of a school, I had decided I could lose myself afterwards as an anonymous particle of the London I already loved.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:08]
In spite of holidays when I was free to visit London theatres and explore the countryside, I spent four very miserable years as a colonial at an English school.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:16]
As a result of the asthma I was sent to school in the country, and only visited Sydney for brief, violently asthmatic sojourns on my way to a house we owned in the Blue Mountains.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:01]
In fact I enjoyed every minute of my life at King's, especially the discovery of French and German literature.More Patrick White quotes [07/19/2011 12:07:49]

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