Last week I was driven by poverty to the humiliating experience of appearing on the television. The man who asked the questions simply couldn't believe I had had a happy childhood. "Surely you suffered from the lack of a sister?"

Evelyn Waugh, letter to Nancy Mitford, 1960
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