Notes from NYRB Classics
“I would love you if you were covered with prickles and sackcloth; but how glad I am that your lovely outside bespeaks your nature — so clean and proud and fine.”
Sylvia Townsend Warner to Valentine Ackland, letter dated August 21st, 1931
Read the longer quote from which this excerpt is taken, here.
Based on Vignelli, a theme by Robbie Manson