Angela Carter Quote
Why do you do up your hair in those tortured plaits, now, Melanie? Why? Because, she said. You know that's no answer. You're spoiling your pretty looks, pet. Come here. She did not move. He ground out his cigarette on the window-ledge and laughed. Come here, he said again, softly. So she went.
The Magic Toyshop (ed. Hachette UK, 2015) - ISBN: 9780349008165