Quotes by Daisy Ashford

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Daisy Ashford (1881-1972) was an English writer who is most famous for writing The Young Visiters, a novella that parodies upper class society of late 19th century England, when she was just nine years old. The novella was published in 1919 with a foreword by J.M. Barrie and remains in print in the United Kingdom to this day. more

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You look rather rash my dear your colors don't quite match your face.

My own idea is that these things are as piffle before the wind.
Bernard always had a few prayers in the hall and some whiskey afterwards as he was rather pious.
I am partial to ladies if they are nice. I suppose it is my nature. I am not quite a gentleman but you would hardly notice it.
Her name was called Lady Helena Herring and her age was 25 and she mated well with the earl.