Barbara Pym — English Novelist born on June 02, 1913, died on January 11, 1980

Barbara Mary Crampton Pym was an English novelist. In the 1950s she published a series of social comedies, of which the best known are Excellent Women and A Glass of Blessings. In 1977 her career was revived when the biographer David Cecil and the poet Philip Larkin both nominated her as the most under-rated writer of the century. Her novel Quartet in Autumn was nominated for the Booker Prize that year, and she was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature... (wikipedia)

How absurd and delicious it is to be in love with somebody younger than yourself. Everybody should try it.
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