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Margaret Atwood

“In theory I can do almost anything; certainly I have been told how. In practice I do as little as possible. I pretend to myself that I would be quite happy in a hermit's cave, living on gruel, if someone else would make the gruel. Gruel, like so many other things, is beyond me.”


Margaret Atwood, Bluebeard's Egg
tags: gruel, hermit
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