March 31st, 2014

Genius

Margaret Atwood's response to why her novels keep coming back to the theme that women are shittier to other women than men are to women:

"If you think I'm flogging a few dead horses -- horses which have been put out of their pain long ago -- let me assure you that this is because the horses are not in fact dead, but are out there in the world, galloping around as vigorously as ever."