Djuna Chappell Barnes
12.6. 1892 Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 18.6. 1982 New York
| "Death is like taking
your thumb out of a bowl of soup; it has to leave a hole, but it
"Jenny Petherbridge was a widow, a middle-aged woman who had been married four times. Each husband had wasted away and died; she had been like a squirrel racing a wheel day and night in an endeavour to make them historical; they could not survive it."