Alice Adams was born 14 August 1926, and died 27 May 1999.
- Some smart person once said that what happens is your critical standards rise, and your talent does not necessarily increase in a commensurate way.
- I have the perception that people talk about old age in two ways. One is to focus on the horrors of it, not that they should be underestimated, and the other is to romanticise it.
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