I don't know what the country's coming to. Everyone trying to be better than their betters--mink coats and no manners. No wonder Germany's arming.

— Arthur Wimperis

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Gentlemen don't propose when they're eating.


The worst thing about this war is the chance it gives these dreadful little persons, the chance to make themselves important.


Shopping's absolutely impossible nowadays.

You can't get near the counter, and when you do, they haven't got it and you pay twiceas much for it.