We are ashamed of everything that is real about us; ashamed of ourselves, of our relatives, of our incomes, of our accents, of our opinions, of our experience, just as we are ashamed of our naked skins.
When you meet your relatives there, and they persist in treating you as if you were still a mortal, you will not be able to bear them.
Come! there’s nobody listening: neither my genteel relatives nor the secretary of your confounded Union.
When a man who is born a poet refuses a stool in a stockbroker’s office, and starves in a garret, spunging on a poor landlady or on his friends and relatives rather than work against his grain; or when a lady, because she is a lady, will face any extremity of parasitic dependence rather than take a situation as cook or parlormaid, we make large allowances for them.
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Police are searching for friends or relatives who might know something about her plans that night.