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Jean Rhys -
Good Morning, Midnight (1939)
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I often want to cry. That is the only advantage women have over men—at least they can cry.
Next week, or next month, or next year I'll kill myself. But I might as well last out my month's rent, which has been paid up, and my credit for breakfast in the morning.
We can't all be happy, we can't all be rich, we can't all be lucky—and it would be so much less fun if we were…Some must cry so that others may be able to laugh the more heartily.
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Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die.
August 24, 1890
May 14, 1979
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