Angela Carter

“It is, perhaps, a better thing to be valued only as an object of passion than never to be valued at all. I had never been so absolutely the mysterious other. I had become a kind of phoenix, a fabulous beast; I was an outlandish jewel.”


Angela Carter, Burning Your Boats: The Collected Short Stories
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Burning Your Boats: The Collected Short Stories Burning Your Boats: The Collected Short Stories by Angela Carter
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