The Linnet's Wings The Winter´s Tale, Ravens and Robins - Page 49

Ravens and Robins ‘Well, sir, you danced with me, got horny, set your bureaucrats to find out where I live, and now you think I’ll marry you and be your doll? No deal. I mean to leave this miserable place, this so-called home and family, and go to work – have you heard of ‘work’? – as a servant if I must, a kitchen maid. Then education – education, yes, for women! Can you get your head round that? I will pay for it myself. And I will be no slave-princess, no, I will be an independent woman…Ah! He’s gone 49