Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

Irish writer of Gothic tales and mystery novels.
Boating, my dear Mrs. Bedel, is the dullest of all things; don't you think so? Because a boat looks very pretty from the shore, we fancy that the shore must look very pretty from a boat; and when we try it, we find we have only got down into a pit and can see nothing rightly. For my part, I hate boating and I hate the water... Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu quotes

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