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God gives every bird his worm, but He does not throw it into the nest. ---->>>

I believe that political correctness can be a form of linguistic fascism, and it sends shivers down the spine of my generation who went to war against fascism.

I believe that political correctness can be a form of linguistic fascism, and it sends shivers down the spine of my generation who went to war against fascism.

Human kindness is like a defective tap, the first gush may be impressive but the stream soon dries up. ---->>>

We English are good at forgiving our enemies; it releases us from the obligation of liking our friends. ---->>>

What a child doesn't receive he can seldom later give. ---->>>

There comes a time when every scientist, even God, has to write off an experiment. ---->>>

What the detective story is about is not murder but the restoration of order. ---->>>

In 1930s mysteries, all sorts of motives were credible which aren't credible today, especially motives of preventing guilty sexual secrets from coming out. Nowadays, people sell their guilty sexual secrets. ---->>>

It was one of those perfect English autumnal days which occur more frequently in memory than in life.

It was one of those perfect English autumnal days which occur more frequently in memory than in life.

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: 08-03, 1920
Birthplace:
Die: 11-27, 2014
Occupation: Novelist
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Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park, OBE, FRSA, FRSL (3 August 1920 – 27 November 2014), known as P. D. James, was an English crime writer. She rose to fame for her series of detective novels starring police commander and poet Adam Dalgliesh.(wikipedia)