Katherine Mansfield Quote

Would you not like to try all sorts of lives — one is so very small — but that is the satisfaction of writing — one can impersonate so many people.


Letter to Sylvia Payne (24 April 1906), from The Collected Letters of Katherine Mansfield (1984-1996), vol. I

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Would you not like to try all sorts of lives — one is so very small — but that is the satisfaction of writing — one can impersonate so many...

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Would you not like to try all sorts of lives — one is so very small — but that is the satisfaction of writing — one can impersonate so many...

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Would you not like to try all sorts of lives — one is so very small — but that is the satisfaction of writing — one can impersonate so many...

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Would you not like to try all sorts of lives — one is so very small — but that is the satisfaction of writing — one can impersonate so many...